Civil rights history organization opens trail

Nearby Birmingham often overshadows Tuscaloosa in regard to civil rights history in both the classroom and national consciousness. But to the people who live here, no history can overshadow Tuscaloosa’s own scars. Eight known lynchings occurred in Tuscaloosa County between 1884 and 1933, according to the Equal Justice Initiative. Robert Shelton, the grand wizard of … Continue reading Civil rights history organization opens trail