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People in front of memorial made of three black granite slabs carved with the names of victims of Colfax, Louisiana, Massacre
The Rev. Avery Hamilton speaks during the unveiling of the Colfax Massacre Memorial on April 13, 2023. Ceremony attendees also included, from left: Mandi Mitchell of Louisiana Economic Development; Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards; and Dean Woods, who along with Hamilton spearheaded the creation of the memorial. (Credit: Melinda Martinez/The Town Talk/USA Today Network)