Emmett Till

Emmett Till Will Receive Congressional Gold Medal

The 14-year-old was lynched in 1955.
01/13/2022

Emmett Till’s Family Reacts To News That DOJ Closing Murder Investigation After 66 Years

The Justice Department said they don’t have enough evidence that Carolyn Bryant lied.
12/06/2021

This Day in Black History: Aug. 28, 1955

Emmett Till was murdered in Mississippi.
08/28/2021

Whoopi Goldberg To Play Emmett Till’s Grandmother In Upcoming Film

The Oscar winner will also produce the movie.
07/28/2021

The Original Karens: From Emmett Till’s Accuser To The White Woman Who Sparked The Tulsa Massacre

Carolyn Bryant, Ruby Bates, Sarah Page and others.
07/14/2021

Black History Month Tribute: Emmett Till’s Childhood Home Is Now An Official Chicago Landmark

The 14-year-old was lynched in Mississippi in 1955.
02/01/2021

House Vote Could Finally Make Lynching A Federal Hate Crime

The Emmett Till Antilynching Act is up for review today.
02/26/2020

Jay-Z And Will Smith Are Teaming Up To Tell The Story Of Emmett Till

The film will take his mother’s perspective
08/06/2019