The Republican Party of Louisiana had called for the Convention, as they were angered by the legislature's enactment of the. And refusal to extend voting rights to black men.
White conservative Democrats considered the reconvened convention to be illegal and were hostile towards Republican attempts to gain increased political power in the state. The massacre "stemmed from deeply rooted political, social, and economic causes, ". And took place in part because of the battle between two opposing factions for power and office.According to the official report, a total of 38 were killed and 146 wounded, with 34 of the dead and 119 of the wounded black. Gilles Vandal estimated 40 to 50 blacks dead and more than 150 wounded. In addition, three white convention attendees were killed, as was one white protester. Over One Million Magazines in stock.
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