Newspaper editor Alex Wilson of the Tri-State Defender of Memphis is attacked by an angry mob of whites during the battle over integrating Central High School in Little Rock in 1957. “I decided not to run,” he wrote later. “If I were to be beaten, I’d take it walking if I could—not running.”
Lynching of Charlie Hale on the courthouse square at the corner of Perry and Pike Streets, Lawrenceville, Georgia, 1911 - Lynching in the United States 18 Best of Web Shrine
Jim Bridger (1804-1881) un « Mountain man », comme on les nomme aux États-Unis, explorateur, trappeur et guide de l'Ouest américain pendant la période 1820-1840. Il rencontra notamment Hugh Glass, Brigham Young, Kit Carson, Thomas Fitzpatrick, John Charles Frémont, Joseph Meek et John Sutter.
Members of the Black Panther Party, stripped, handcuffed, and arrested after Philadelphia police raided the Panther headquarters, August, 1970.
Remarquez, leurs regards sans aucune culpabilité, ni humanisme, ni compassion. Définitivement, c'est le mal absolu qui pendait l'humanité. Si le diable existe, il doit avoir ce regard vide. La carte postale représente le lynchage de Lige Daniels, au Texas...
The lynching of Joseph Richardson in Leitchfield (Kentucky, USA). On Septembre 26, 1913.
Phillis Wheathley monument The first African-American poet and first African-American woman to publish a book in the United States.
How Bush's grandfather helped Hitler's rise to power
Read the Article in the Guardian UK..... The late US senator Prescott Bush, father of George H. W. Bush and grandfather of George W. Bush and Jeb Bush, was a director and shareholder of companies that profited from their involvement with the financial backers of Nazi Germany. It has also been suggested that the money Prescott Bush made from these dealings helped to establish the Bush family fortune and set up its political dynasty.
Quand ils lynchaient les noirs, les blancs aussi se croyaient soldats de Dieu
Quand ils lynchaient les noirs, les blancs aussi se croyaient soldats de Dieu | Slate.fr http://www.slate.fr/story/98273/lynchage-soldats-de-dieu
Napoli Street Dancers (Teatro di strada), 1956 by René Burri