lynching

Lynching Memorial Coming to Montgomery

EJI will build it near Federal Courthouse.

The Equal Justice Initiative ¬†will announce their plans today to build a multi-million dollar memorial to victims of lynching across the country, and a museum in their building on Commerce Street. The memorial honors hundreds of people lynched by mobs in the U.S. in the decades following the civil war. It will be built on a six-acre site behind the…