Being black in a world where white lies matter

Last week, Vanity Fair reported that the woman who in 1955 accused 14-year-old Emmett Till of sexually harassing her in a Mississippi store, leading to the black teen’s gruesome murder, fabricated her account of that day. In his new book The Blood of Emmett Till, Duke University professor Timothy B. Tyson writes that Carolyn Bryant … Continue reading Being black in a world where white lies matter