More than six decades after Emmett Till was murdered, locals are grappling with how to memorialize him. In this virtual reality (VR) documentary, we look at that effort and what it can tell us about.. NYTimes.com - 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..
From Emmett Till's death to President Obama's acceptance of the Democratic presidential nomination, August 28 throughout the years has been a significant date in African-American history. Director Ava..
President Trump is in the UK. BuzzFeed reports that Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth Friday, July 13th. The two are scheduled to have tea at Windsor Castle. In an interview with The Sun newspaper Trump..
The Department of Justice is reopening the investigation into the death of Emmett Till, a black teenager whose death helped inspire the Civil Rights movement, Reg Chapman reports (2:33). WCCO 4 News at..
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The federal government has reopened its investigation into the murder of Emmett Till, a black teenager whose brutal murder in 1955 shocked the nation. The Justice Department said the decision was made..
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. 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:.. Seattle Times - 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... 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.. FOXNews.com - Published
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.. 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.. Newsmax - Published
A book published last year, "The Blood of Emmett Till," may have inspired the FBI to reopen a closed murder case. The brutal murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till in 1955 is thought to have been the spark.. Christian Science Monitor - Published
Timothy Tyson got a call from FBI agents asking about his interview with a witness who admitted lying about her interactions with the teen before his murder CBS News - Published Also reported by •Newsmax •Seattle Times
The federal government has reopened its investigation into the slaying of Emmett Till, the black teenager whose brutal killing in Mississippi shocked the world and helped inspire the civil rights.. USATODAY.com - Published
As news emerged that federal authorities are reopening the investigation into the 1955 slaying of Emmett Till, visitors to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture had.. Newsday - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The federal government has reopened its investigation into the murder of Emmett Till, a black teenager whose brutal murder in 1955 shocked the nation. The Justice Department said the decision was made.. CBS News - Published
A renewed investigation into the brutal slaying of Emmett Till was prompted by a 2017 book that revealed lies by a key figure in the 1955 case that helped build momentum for the civil rights movement,.. FOXNews.com - Published
Till, a black 14-year-old, was murdered in Mississippi in 1955, and two white suspects were acquitted by an all-white jury. The men later confessed to the killings. No other suspect was charged. NPR - Published