A Black and white caseThe Murder of Emmett Till. Money, Mississippi. August 28, 1955.
Carolyn Bryant, Till's accuser.
Mamie Till, Emmett's mother, sobbing over his casket.
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Emmett Till's body when it was found three days after his kidnapping and attack.
What the advocates of our dangerous and deepening social amnesia don’t understand is how deeply the past holds the future in its grip—even, and perhaps especially, when it remains unacknowledged. -Timothy B. Tyson, Author of "The Blood of emmett till"
Larger numbers for the African American community are still seen today.