The Thibodaux Massacrre
Updated: 6/12/2020
The Thibodaux Massacrre
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  • The conditions of Blacks have been bad for a long time, and the knights of labor organised a strike
  • Our conditions have been terrible for too long. We must Strike!
  • This is a sugar field in Thibodaux, Louisiana.
  • Governor, The workers are going on strike! We need to stop them.
  • The Planters pleaded with the governor to stop the riot.
  • Call in the Military. They will be shut down.
  • Over 30 blacks were killed and many more taken into custody for rioting.
  • I believe we are done here.
  • This caused outrage in the black comunity.
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