Exodus by Moses Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases by Ida B. Wells
Communal human life is nothing if not a litany of grave wrongs, in which we refuse to accept that certain lives matter. In fact it is often true that in order for some communities to maintain unity, certain lives must not matter. The texts in this series imagine what happens when the stones that builders of communities reject become the cornerstones of a better future.