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Leonard Pitts Jr. justice

White Fear Trumps Black Life

“You can get killed just for living in your American skin.” — Bruce Springsteen On Aug. 7, 1930, two young black men were lynched in Marion, Indiana. A photographer named Lawrence Beitler had a studio across the street from the lynching tree. He came out and snapped what became an iconic photo, which he made […]

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