MASSACRE- mas·sa·cre/ˈmasəkər/noun: a brutal and indiscriminate slaughter of people. The attack was described as a cold-blooded massacre.

GOD

wholesale slaughter mass slaughter indiscriminate killing mass murder homicide mass execution mass destruction annihilation extermination liquidation decimation carnage butchery bloodbath bloodletting slaying pogrom genocide ethnic cleansing holocaust shoah battue hecatomb

COLFAX, LOUISIANA (1873)

WILMINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA (1898)

ATLANTA, GEORGIA (1906)

ELAINE, ARKANSAS (1919)

TULSA, OKLAHOMA (1921)

ROSEWOOD, FLORIDA (1923)

*Please excuse the links to these events as they are a poor telling of the harrowing events in which people, albeit black, were carelessly murdered for nothing more than being alive.

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