Confronting Past, Mississippi Town Erects Emmett Till Museum 60 Years After His Killing

March 23, 2015   // 0 Comments

    By Bryn Stole   of Reuters  via Huff Post World Post  (Reuters) - Six decades after the brutal slaying of Emmett Till, a 14-year-old black boy, the small Mississippi Delta town where two white men were acquitted of his murder is dedicating a museum to the event credited with helping spark the U.S. civil rights movement. The opening in Sumner on Saturday of the Emmett ...

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