Thus lynch law held sway in the far West until civilization spread into the Territories and the orderly processes of… (read more)
What becomes a crime deserving capital punishment when the tables are turned is a matter of small moment when the… (read more)
Although lynchings have steadily increased in number and barbarity during the last twenty years, there has been no single effort… (read more)
Brave men do not gather by thousands to torture and murder a single individual, so gagged and bound he cannot… (read more)
I came home every Friday afternoon, riding the six miles on the back of a big mule. I spent Saturday… (read more)
I had an instinctive feeling that the people who have little or no school training should have something coming into… (read more)
If this work can contribute in any way toward proving this, and at the same time arouse the conscience of… (read more)
In fact, for all kinds of offenses - and, for no offenses - from murders to misdemeanors, men and women… (read more)
The white man's dollar is his god, and to stop this will be to stop outrages in many localities.
The white man's victory soon became complete by fraud, violence, intimidation and murder.
The South is brutalized to a degree not realized by its own inhabitants, and the very foundation of government, law… (read more)
The South resented giving the Afro-American his freedom, the ballot box and the Civil Rights Law.
The alleged menace of universal suffrage having been avoided by the absolute suppression of the negro vote, the spirit of… (read more)