Sunday, March 09, 2008

Mississippi Comes Face To Face With Brutal Past In Emmett Till Exhibit...

Exhibit Response Reflects Desire To Learn, Grow From A Painful Past

Emmett Till and his mother, Mamie, 1954.

Columbus, Miss. – It was late summer in 1955. The brutal lynching of a 14-year-old had shocked Money, Miss., residents, America, and the world.

More than 50 years later, that same murder is bringing people together in Mississippi, thanks to the Emmett Till Traveling Exhibit...

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