American Pogrom:

New Orleans, Louisiana
March 14, 1891

New Orleans is the site of the largest mass lynching on record in the US—11 Italian-Americans and Italian immigrants in the wake of murder trials that did not produce the “right” results.

The mayor of New Orleans made a formal apology in 2019.

Read more from the History Channel and All That Is Interrelating and the Zinn Education Project.

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