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‘This land is sacred:’ Fort Worth acknowledges racist history during memorial dedication

Fred Rouse III, the grandson of Fred Rouse, who was kidnapped and lynched in 1921 in Fort Worth, spoke to residents recently at his grandfather’s memorial dedication. Tarrant County Coalition for Peace and Justice, the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce and Performing Arts Fort Worth, Inc. hosted a Texas Heritage Trails historical marker unveiling Dec. […]