• Day 27- How Do We Explain This Kind of Cruelty?

    **WARNING** This post contains graphic details. It’s a story that will once again bring up the dark side of American History and the horribly gruesome slaughter of a (9 months) pregnant, married and mother of two woman named Mary Turner. Here is how it all began… From May 17 through May 22, 1918, two counties in Georgia notorious for mass lynchings, took its reputation to a whole new level. After a wealthy white farmer named Hampton Smith, known for being extremely cruel to his workers was found shot and killed, a posse was assembled and an manhunt had begun for the men involved. One by one, the men were found…