racial violence

Events

April 2 1900, two major race riots

April 2 1900

Two major race riots, one in New York and one in New Orleans

April 2 1906 Atlanta race riot

April 2 1906

Race riot in Atlanta for similar black racial reasons

June 21 1915 Leo frank sentenced life in prison

June 21 1915

Leo frank sentenced life in prison for killing a 13 year old black employee

July 27 1919 Chicago Illinois erupted into a a violent riot

July 27 1919

Chicago Illinois was erupted into a horryifiying violent race riot

August 28, 1955 Emmett till was bruettly murdered in Mississippi

August 28 1955

Emmett till was bruettly murdered in Mississippi

January 9 1961 White students force suspension on first black students

January 9 1961

Rioting white students force suspension on first black students to intergrate university of Georgia

may 14 1961 Freedom riders attacked

May 14 1961

Freedom riders attacked in Anniston Alabama

May 20 1961 Mob attacks freedom riders in Montgomery Alabama

May 20 1961

Mob attacks freedom riders in Montgomery Alabama

April 23 1963 William Moore killed

April 23 1963

William Moore killed during one man rights march in Mississippi

Black children arrested

May 2 1963

Black children arrested and assaulted while protesting segregation in Birmingham

Four young girls killed in church by kick gang

September 15 1963

Four young girls were killed in a black church by the kick gang

Many were killed in Abraham Lincoln hometown

August 14 - August 19

Many were killed in Abraham Lincoln hometown