The Lynching of Michael Donald: 30 Years Later

Lagniappe | March 9, 2011
In Mobile, 1981 brought headlines reading "Man Found Hanged on City Street.” The 30th anniversary of Michael Donald’s lynching is a story of intolerance, misdirected anger, mistrust in local law enforcement and slow but steady change.


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