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22 Oct 19
VIDEO THREAD ❗️

The 1892 People's Grocery massacre in Memphis led to Iba B. Wells' discovery about lynchings:

"This is what open my eyes to what #lynching really was, an excuse to get rid of negros who are acquiring wealth and property, and thus keep the race terrorized"

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There were 161 lynchings in 1892 alone.

The rationale in the WHITE PRESS for these lynchings was that Black men were beginning to rape white women.

Ida B. Wells's investigation found that lynchings were a direct result of white resentment of Black economic competition.

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13 Oct 19
This is one of the most controversial videos we've ever posted but if you have an open mind you'll know she speaks 100% truth.

It starts with indoctrination and education...
#JaneElliott
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"The first modern human beings that evolved on this earth were Black women...& every human being on the face of the earth today has the memory of those Black women's genetic structure in their genes. We don't want to admit that, but that's the way it is..." - #JaneElliott

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.@nhannahjones check tweets above in our thread...
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