Guardian: A rural town confronts its history of mass killings of African Americans — Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services

100 years after hundreds of African Americans were reportedly killed in Elaine, Arkansas, a memorial is set to bring details of the tragedy to light Charlie McClain was surprised to learn that he was related to one of the Elaine Twelve. It came out when McClain, 58, asked his mother earlier this year about the…

via Guardian: A rural town confronts its history of mass killings of African Americans — Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services

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