byon Mar 30, 2011 12:57PM
Taylor's 1944 rape stands as an iconic example of the impunity with which white men attacked black women during the Jim Crow era.
byon Mar 22, 2011 11:10AM
The 91-year-old's family still wants a formal apology for the failure to investigate and prosecute her rapists for nearly 70 years.
byon Mar 16, 2011 3:00AM
She was one of literally uncounted black women who were assaulted without justice in Jim Crow's South.
byon Feb 11, 2011 9:55AM
The stories of countless black women who were raped by white men during the civil rights era have gone overlooked entirely.