Emmett Till: Guilty Or Murder?

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Emmett Till, a 14 year old African American boy who was brutally murdered by racists. He was a boy from Chicago who went to Money, Mississippi to visit family (source 1). Emmett had grown up in the North and his mother was Mamie Till Mobley. He was born July 25, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois. When Emmett was 5, he had polio. He had recovered, but stuttered. Emmett was murdered because he was whistling at a white woman and was taken by her husband and his half brother. He was killed August 28, 1955 (source 2). When Emmett flirted with the woman on August 24, he was kidnapped by Roy Bryant and his half brother, J.W Milam. Emmett’s mutilated body was found in the Tallahatchie River and his kidnappers were found non-guilty. Emmett Till was

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