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Dr Kevin Waite (Assistant Professor of History) has written a new article for National Geographic on 'one of the largest mass lynchings' in US history

This new article, written for National Geographic, has been written to coincide with the 150th anniversary of the mass lynching of Chinese immigrants in Los Angeles, which led to 19 fatalities.

Kevin Waite is the author of West of Slavery: The Southern Dream of a Transcontinental Empire