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Ten years ago, amidst the 90th anniversary of the notorious Waco lynching of an African-American teen convicted of the rape and murder of a local white woman, community leaders debated some sort of formal acknowledgement of the event, played out on May 15, 1916, before thousands in the town square. For instance, some of our leaders a decade ago wondered: Should we apologize for a calamity we ourselves had nothing to do with?