Debate Over Lynching Begins>Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh
In a French magazine in 1924.
everybody has had enough, the corpse is brought down. The rope
is cut into small pieces which will be sold for three or four
1889 to 1919, 2,600 blacks were lynched, including 51 women and
girls and ten former Great War soldiers.
the charges brought against the victims of 1919, we note: one
of having distributed revolutionary publications; one for expressing
his opinion on lynchings too frequently; one of having been known
as a leader of the cause of the blacks.
30 years, 708 whites, including 11 women, have been lynched. Some
for having organized strikes, others for having espoused the cause
of the blacks.