A lynching?! 4,743 people were lynched in the US between 1882 - 1968, incl. 3,446 African Americans. Lynchings were crimes against humanity and an ugly part of our nation’s history of racial violence and brutality

Sickened to see Trump’s gross misappropriation of this term today pic.twitter.com/L8Oi9m8xRk

— Kristen Clarke (@KristenClarkeJD) October 22, 2019