Reconstruction in America Report


EJI's Reconstruction in America report documents nearly 2,000 more confirmed racial terror lynchings of Black people in America than previously detailed. The report explores the 12 years following the Civil War, when lawlessness and violence perpetrated by white mobs and permitted by state, local, and federal authorities created a new era in American history of racial hierarchy, white supremacy, and Jim Crow—an era from which our nation has yet to recover.

118 pages
8x10 inches
Weight: 17.2 oz