Whistling While Black

Feds notice Emmet Till’s murder — 66 years later

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I was 12 that year. I woke up on a Saturday looking forward to an investigation into butterflies and bugs down along a Georgia swamp that ran alongside our apartment building. Donning dungarees and one of my brother’s t-shirts, I headed toward bacon and eggs.

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Katharine Valentino

Katharine Valentino

Still trying for the words that make us do and feel good things. Owner at Publication Creators Hub. Editor at Politically Speaking. Top writer in politics.