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Lynched for Voting, Stealing a Bible – This Week in Historical Lynchings

This week, we'll look at three separate lynchings incidences. The first two concern black citizens exercising their right to vote. The punishment of death was often dealt out by self-described "conservative" Democrats against "progressive" Republicans (the term "liberal" would not come into use until a few decades later). Between the