❧ [KINDLE] ❀ Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938 By David Meyers ➠ – Tbjewellers.co.uk In the late 19th century Ohio was reeling from a wave of lynchings and other acts of racially motivated mob violence Many of these acts were attributed to well known and respected men and women yet fe In the late th century Ohio was reeling Mob Violence PDF Ì from a wave of lynchings and other acts of racially motivated mob violence Many of these acts were attributed to well known and respected men and women yet few of them were ever prosecuted some were even lauded for taking the law into their own hands In Ohio born Benjamin Harrison was the first US President to call Lynching and PDF \ for anti lynching legislation Four years later his home state responded with the Smith Act for the Suppression of Mob Violence One of the most severe anti lynching laws in the country it was a major step forward though it did little to address the underlying causes of racial intolerance and distrust of law enforcement Chronicling hundreds of acts of mob violence in Ohio this book explores the and Mob Violence Epub Ü acts themselves their motivations and the law's response to them.
- 245 pages
- Lynching and Mob Violence in Ohio, 1772-1938
- David Meyers
- 14 April 2014 David Meyers