The Tragic Black Massacre Our History Books Don’t Talk About

That time when one woman wiped out an entire Black neighborhood

A Rosewood Massacre Hut
A Burning House in Rosewood, Florida. Source: Wikimedia Commons (Public Domain)

RRosewood was a small, quaint, sunny town in Florida. Yes, you read that right — ‘was.’ What happened there was one of the most horrific crimes to be committed in the US.

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Shenbaga Lakshmi

Shenbaga Lakshmi

Computing grad chasing cultural, historical, and true crime stories. Best life tip: Text your friends back! Contact: shenbawrites@gmail.com