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Honoring Manasota's Victims of Lynching

Honoring Manasota's Victims of Lynching

February 24, 2024

Rosa Grillo on Sharing Her Family’s History With the Smithsonian

Rosa Grillo on Sharing Her Family’s History With the Smithsonian

July 14, 2023

Longtime Educator Dr. Caryl J. Sheffield on the Power of Culturally Sensitive Teaching

Longtime Educator Dr. Caryl J. Sheffield on the Power of Culturally Sensitive Teaching

May 09, 2023

Winning Essay About Racial Justice is a Lived Experience for Nora Mitchell

Nora Mitchell, a graduating senior at Booker High School was awarded 1st place in the recent Racial Justice Essay Contest.

Lynching in America: Why are Memorials Important?

EJI Director Bryan Stevenson explains why it is necessary to create memorials for lynching victims. Learn about our history of racial inequality and how the effects are felt today.

Remembrance Panel Discussion on Racial Terror Lynchings

The panel discussion explores acts of documented lynchings that need to be exposed, acknowledged and reckoned in support of the ongoing quest for healing and equity in our nation.

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