Lynching

Mother Emmett Till (r) poses with son Emmett (l) . He was murdered in 1955 Mississippi.
(Photo Credit: Emmett Till Legacy Foundation)
Maria Boynton
May 25, 2020 - 3:05 am
Three arrests have been made in the murder of Ahmaud Arbery, the 25 year old black man who family attorneys say was ‘hunted’ and shot to death in Brunswick, Georgia on February 23, 2020. Father and son Greg and Travis McMichael, and neighbor William Bryan are charged with his murder. Arbery’s...
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(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton / Entercom Atlanta)
February 26, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Both the Federal and Georgia Bureau of Investigation have closed their cases into the lynching of 4 African Americans and an unborn baby in 1946 Monroe, Georgia. But, that hasn't deterred longtime civil rights activist Tyrone Brooks in his effort at seeking justice. He now says that he and his...
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