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Equal Justice Initiative, Kiss Case

Two Black Men Recount Their Childhood Trauma of Being Arrested, Jailed, and Beaten After White Girl Kissed Them on the Cheek

In one fateful moment, the lives of James Hanover Thompson and David Simpson were forever changed, destroying their childhood innocence and perpetually tying them to “The Kissing Case.”
03/25/2021 —Atlanta, Georgia — Rep. Park Cannon (D-Atlanta) is placed into the back of a Georgia State Capitol patrol car after being arrested by Georgia State Troopers on day 38 of the legislative session at the Georgia State Capitol Building in Atlanta, Thursday, March 25, 2021. (Alyssa Pointer / Alyssa.Pointer@ajc.com)

Georgia Lawmaker Park Cannon Arrested For Protesting 'Jim Crow 2.0’ Election Law

The Democrat was among many angered by the new law.

White Woman Who Accused Emmett Till Recants Testimony That Led to His Horrific Lynching

And how Carolyn Bryant Donham now feels about his killing.

Texas Public Schools Removing Jim Crow and KKK Content From Textbooks

Important historical events will be missing from lessons.

Oldest National Park Ranger Shares Her History, Passion for Service

Betty Reid Soskin, 93, shares her family history.

New Documentary Revisits Jim Crow-era Shooting

You Belong to Me probes case of race, sex and violence.
Study Reveals Major Racial Disparities in Marijuana Arrests

Commentary: Fighting Against the New Jim Crow

How mass incarceration affects communities of color.

Commentary: Adam Silver’s Bold Move

Commissioner issues lifetime ban, fines Clippers owner.