Historian Elliott J. Gorn's new book revisits the 1955 death and public funeral of the African-American teen. Critic Maureen Corrigan says it's a timely story about the fragility of collective memory. Credit: NPR - Published
BOONEVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Emmett Till’s cousin says people should learn about the black teenager’s brutal death that energized the civil rights movement. But the Rev. Wheeler Parker also says:.. Credit: Seattle Times - Published
Jesse Williams Directing Movie About Mother of Emmet Till The 'Grey's Anatomy' star will helm the film 'Till' from a script by Keith A. Beauchamp and Michael Reilly. Jesse Williams, via statement The..
Actor Jesse Williams is facing backlash after using a meme to promote his upcoming directional debut, "Till."
Williams framed photos of Emmett Till's mother, Mamie Till-Mobley in memes resembling the..
Jesse Williams is apologizing for sharing a meme that "provoked a strong reaction." On Monday, the Grey's Anatomy star posted an image of Mamie Till Mobley in what appeared to... Credit: E! Online - Published
Jesse Williams drew some major criticism after promoting his new Emmett Till film with memes that incorporated Nike's new campaign with Colin Kaepernick ... and it was so harsh, he pulled the pics... Credit: TMZ.com - Published
More than six decades after Emmett Till was savagely killed in a racially-motivated attack in Mississippi, a woman whose photograph he apparently boasted about to his murderers is speaking out for the.. Credit: FOXNews.com - Published
J.W. Milam and Roy Bryant abducted the young black teen on August 28, 1955, and murdered him, after they say he whistled at Roy's wife Carolyn in a grocery store in Money, Mississippi. Credit: MailOnline - Published
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Highlights of this day in history: Martin Luther King, Jr. gives his 'I Have a Dream' speech; Clashes mar the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago; Black teen Emmett Till abducted and killed.. Credit: USATODAY.com - Published
Dreams of a Hollywood movie played a role in lies concocted about Emmett Till and his 1955 slaying. More than 60 years later, the myths persist.
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Four bullets pierced a sign in Mississippi that marks the location where the body of black teenager Emmett Till was found in 1955 after he was lynched, shot, and tortured, according to The Washington.. Credit: Newsmax - Published
Emmett Till's black, broken body was plucked from the Tallahatchie River in Mississippi days after his killing in August 1955, a heavy cotton gin fan tied on his neck with barbed wire.It took 19 days.. Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published