The Thibodaux Massacre: When Racial & Labor Strife Turned Deadly

John DeSantis is a reporter based in southeast Louisiana. He uncovered a story about the violent end of a sugar cane labor strike in the nearby town of Thibodaux that occurred in 1887. He wrote about what little he could find of the record of the events which, according to the official count, resulted in … Continue reading The Thibodaux Massacre: When Racial & Labor Strife Turned Deadly