Emmett Till Anti-4


Did calling attention to the crime of lynching make a difference?

BY: - April 20, 2022

Recently, President Joseph Biden signed into law the Emmett Till Anti-Lynching Act. It recalls the struggle many in this country had to cut down on extrajudicial killings. As my college students and I found, calling attention to these illegal acts did make a difference in how many lynchings occurred in America, showing why recent reconciliation […]