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

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.

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.

Click the image for the Rosewood Florida Massacre January 1923

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.

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