Thursday, July 7, 2016

Mamie Till Mobley at the funeral of her son, Emmett Till, in Chicago in September 1955. Credit Chicago Sun-Times/Associated Press

 ‘The Condition of Black Life Is One of Mourning’ 
The murder of three men and six women at a church in Charleston is a national tragedy, but in America, the killing of black people is an unending spectacle. -NYTIMES article here.