Confronting history, Congress studies addition of lynching sites to national park system

By: - September 13, 2022 5:30 am

1936: A flag hanging outside the headquarters of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People) at 69 Fifth Avenue, New York City, bearing the words ‘A Man was Lynched Yesterday’. Photo by MPI/Getty Images.

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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