"Welcome to Florida" Craig Pittman 9-17-22

Season 5, Episode 3183,  Sep 17, 12:43 PM


Lynching in Florida

Florida's history of racial violence is examined in this episode. Our guest is Tameka Hobbs, Executive Director of the A. Philip Randolph Institute at Edward Waters University. She authored the book "Democracy Abroad, Lynching at Home: Racial Violence in Florida" and lectures on this topic through the Florida Humanities. Among the numerous critical discussion points you may want more information on are redlining, Harry T. Moore, the Ocoee Massacre and the Equal Justice Initiative.  #lynching #florida #floridahistory #tampabay #radio #stpetecatalyst #radiostpete