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Emmett Till: Woman Reportedly Lied About Claims That Led to Teen’s Brutal Murder

The woman at the center of the heinous murder of Emmett Till, a Black Chicago…

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Remembering Emmett Till’s Brutal Murder

Today, we honor Emmett Till, who was born in Chicago on July 25, 1941, and brutally murdered in Mississippi on Aug. 28, 1955. His death was a Civil RIghts Movement catalyst.

Passing of the Anti-Lynching Bill—The Year of Righting Wrongs

The year 2018 saw catalysts spur the righting of historical wrongs committed against the African-American community such as lynchings and unsolved civil rights cold cases.

Jesse Williams Criticized for Using Nike-Inspired Memes to Promote Emmett Till Film

Soon after the announcement of Jesse Williams as director of upcoming historical drama Till, the…

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Jesse Williams to Direct Film About Emmett Till’s Mom

Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams is set to make his directorial debut with Till, a film about Mamie…

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Emmett Till Memorial Sign Vandalized with Bullets

The sign that serves as a memorial for Emmett Till was vandalized when it was…

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Department of Justice Reopens Murder Case of Emmett Till ‘After Receiving New Information’

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has reopened the murder case of Emmett Till, the…

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Emmett Till Historical Marker Vandalized Once Again

A historical marker in Money, Miss., commemorating Emmett Till has been vandalized once again. NBC…

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Justice Delayed? Reopening Emmett Till Case May Catch AG’s Interest

A meeting between Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the family of Emmett Till could result…

Emmett Till Painting Sparks Backlash and Powerful Protest

Parker Bright, a Black artist has been standing in front of a painting called, “Open Casket”…