DL Staley
I wouldn't chance it during the reconstruction era (nm)
Sat Jul 23, 21:37


  • The incident at the riverSarah Stegall, Sat Jul 23 11:21
    If the son of a white man prominent in the community killed a black kid right after the Civil War, he wouldn’t need to flee. He could reasonably expect to be acquitted—or not even charged—since the local... more
    • “right after the Civil War” ???B.J., Sun Jul 24 22:08
      Sarah, have you ever heard of ‘temporal tunnel vision’ ? What you are describing did not occur until later, at least not until after the yankee occupation of Georgia ended.
    • I wouldn't chance it during the reconstruction era (nm) — DL Staley, Sat Jul 23 21:37