The Rosewood Massacre, 1923 - a predominantly black town was wiped out and many killed by a white mob, because of false allegations made by a white woman.   Remaining residents abandoned the town.  The initial report of the Rosewood incident presented less than a month after the massacre claimed there was insufficient evidence for prosecution.  Thus no one was charged with any of the Rosewood murders.

The Rosewood massacre.the result of rape accusations made by a white woman against a black man, which led to violent riots and the murder of many black Americans in January,

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Jan 1923 Through the ages human ignorance has given way to such atrocities against every race, creed, color, and gender.

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Rosewood Massacre

Rosewood (1997).  Movie about the Rosewood massacre of 1923.

Rosewood (1997)

Directed by John Singleton. With Jon Voight, Ving Rhames, Don Cheadle, Bruce McGill. A dramatization of a 1923 horrific racist lynch mob attack on an African American community.

The Rosewood Massacre, 1923 - a predominantly black town was wiped out and many killed by a white mob, because of false allegations made by a white woman. Remaining residents abandoned the town. The initial report of the Rosewood incident presented less than a month after the massacre claimed there was insufficient evidence for prosecution. Thus no one was charged with any of the Rosewood murders.

The Rosewood Massacre, 1923 - a predominantly black town was wiped out and many killed by a white mob, because of false allegations made by a white woman. Remaining residents abandoned the town. The initial report of the Rosewood incident presented less than a month after the massacre claimed there was insufficient evidence for prosecution. Thus no one was charged with any of the Rosewood murders.

The Rosewood Massacre: How a lie destroyed a black town

The Rosewood Massacre: How a lie destroyed a black town

The Rosewood massacre was a violent, racially motivated conflict that took place during the first week of January 1923 in rural Levy County, Florida, United States. At least six blacks and two whites were killed, and the town of Rosewood was abandoned and destroyed in what contemporary news reports characterized as a race riot.

The Rosewood massacre was a violent, racially motivated conflict that took place during the first week of January 1923 in rural Levy County, Florida, United States. At least six blacks and two whites were killed, and the town of Rosewood was abandoned and destroyed in what contemporary news reports characterized as a race riot.

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American soldiers force German civilians to walk past bodies of 30 Jewish women, starved to death by German SS troops. When questioned, the civilians said they did not know this was going on. The American soldiers made sure they knew what was going on.

July 29, 1910, a terrorist attack designed to maintain economic white supremacy.  The death toll was comparable if not higher than in the Rosewood massacre.

On July citizens in the small, predominately African American town of Slocum, Texas were massacred. That morning, hundreds of white citizens from the surrounding community converged on Sl.

THE BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY:: BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY : THE ROSEWOOD MASSACRE WAS A VIOLENT, RACIALLY MOTIVATED MASSACRE OF BLACKS AND THE DESTRUCTION OF A BLACK TOWN : GOES INTO THE " HALL OF BLACK OPPRESSION "

Discover Site of the Rosewood Massacre in Rosewood, Florida: A once thriving predominantly black town was destroyed on this site in and was rarely spoken of until

Rosewood massacre, Levy County, Florida, 1923 - Lynching in the United States 18  Best of Web Shrine

Rosewood massacre, Levy County, Florida, 1923 - Lynching in the United States 18 Best of Web Shrine

rosewood01-15-2008.jpg Black town in Florida burned to the ground by angry white mob

todayinhistory: “ January Rosewood massacre ends On this day in the Rosewood massacre ended in the Florida town after raging for a week. The violence began on January the day.

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