The impossible task of truth and reconciliation

Posted on AllSides March 24th, 2022
From The Left
Bridging Divides, truth, forgiveness, reconciliation
Gianluigi Guercia/AFP via Getty Images
ANALYSIS

Karen Hughes White searched for Robert Hughes for 30 years. Her grandfather’s brother wasn’t listed alongside his other siblings in the 1910 census records. She searched elsewhere, too — coroner’s inquests, news accounts, grand jury summons. Within the family, it was said that Robert Hughes simply “went off.”

White is a researcher of African American history, including that of the Hughes family, who are descendants of Thomas Jefferson. Robert Hughes’s absence from that history made her suspect that he might have been lynched, both because of how he seemed to vanish...

Read full story

Vox

AllSides Media Bias Rating: Left
AllSides Media Bias Rating: Left
106311/83986
See full bias rating for Vox
Learn about media bias
https://www.vox.com/22979953/forgiveness-reconciliation-truth

More News about Bridging Divides from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right