‘Complicit’: Pilgrimage acknowledges Charlottesville’s legacy of lynching


The Charlottesville pilgrimage participants will collect soil from the site where John Henry James was lynched as part of the Equal Justice Initiative’s Community Remembrance Project that will be displayed at The Legacy Museum.
Courtesy Legacy Museum

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