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# lynching - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Trump comes under fire for comparing impeachment proceedings to a 'lynching'
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Trump comes under fire for comparing impeachment proceedings to a 'lynching'

Oct 22nd 2019, 10:30 PM 16,836 Views 60 Comments

A civil rights lawyer said the term is associated with public attacks on African-Americans down through US history.

# lynching - Thursday 25 April, 2019

US executes white supremacist for lynching black man in Texas in 1998
# John William King
# John William King

US executes white supremacist for lynching black man in Texas in 1998

Apr 25th 2019, 7:18 AM 25,402 Views 31 Comments

John William King was put to death last night.

# lynching - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Peru police hunt for men wanted in connection with lynching of Canadian man suspected of killing elderly shaman
# Shaman
# Shaman

Peru police hunt for men wanted in connection with lynching of Canadian man suspected of killing elderly shaman

Apr 24th 2018, 10:45 PM 20,908 Views 21 Comments

Grisly footage of the man’s death at the hands of a mob has been widely circulated on social media.

# lynching - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Afghan woman beaten to death and set on fire for allegedly burning Koran
# Lynching
# Lynching

Afghan woman beaten to death and set on fire for allegedly burning Koran

Mar 22nd 2015, 4:26 PM 17,534 Views 75 Comments

The 27-year-old’s family deny she was involved.

# lynching - Friday 6 March, 2015

Angry mob drags rape suspect from prison and lynches him
# India
# India

Angry mob drags rape suspect from prison and lynches him

Mar 6th 2015, 4:20 PM 47,862 Views 103 Comments

A second man has also been killed in another lynching.