Lynching preachers: How black pastors resisted Jim Crow and white pastors incited racial violence

“Their violence was widespread but not indiscriminate: About 3,300 of the lynched were black, according to the most recent count by sociologists Charles Seguin and David Rigby. The remaining dead were white, Mexican, of Mexican descent, Native American, Chinese or Japanese.”

“Religion was no barrier for these white murderers…”

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