Three University of Mississippi students have been suspended from their fraternity house and face possible investigation by the Department of Justice after posing with guns in front of a bullet-riddled sign honoring Emmett Till
Emmett Till was murdered at 14. He would’ve been 78 years old today. Racists love to shoot the sign marking where his body was found. That pockmarked plaque is the inverse of a gravestone, showing just how alive racism remains in this ugly country of ours.
The amount of ignorance it takes to see Emmett Till's death as something worthy of disrespect is staggering.
Looking forward to the punishment of these three for desecrating a memorial to a child murdered in 1955, the fierce denunciations of “cancel culture,” and then finally tenderly written 15000 word profile followed by a possible cable news gig.
Today would have been Emmett Till’s 78th birthday. White frat guys posed with guns in front of his memorial, which has bullet holes.
MAJOR BREAKING NEWS: We Found Photos of Ole Miss Students Posing With Guns in Front of a Shot-Up Emmett Till Memorial. Now They Face a Possible Civil Rights Investigation.
In the past few days, has been 🔥🔥🔥 Scoop on frat boys posing by shot-up Emmett Till memorial: Scoop on parents giving up custody of their kids to get financial aid: Scoop on NRA ethics:
500 pounds. Reinforced steel. Bulletproof. That will be the new historical marker for Emmett Till. To understand why, see this story yesterday from : . by
Their names are Ben LeClere and John Lowe. Make them famous so this will follow them for the rest of their trash ass lives. We Found Photos of Ole Miss Students Posing With Guns in Front of a Shot-Up Emmett Till Memorial.
Emmett Till would be 78 today if he hadn't been brutally murdered by racists at 14. These horrific events aren't so old--and his memorial has again been shot up.
"While the university considered the picture 'offensive,' the image did not present a violation of the university’s code of conduct. [A spokesman] noted the incident in the photo occurred off campus and was not part of a university-affiliated event." 🤯
Wow. Stupidity surpassed only by callousness.
"The third sign, featured in the Instagram photo, was damaged by 10 bullet holes before officials took it down last week. A fourth sign, designed to better withstand attacks, is expected to be installed soon."
They think people like me hate people like them and hold them in contempt. And they’re right.
Black communities have been terrorized enough. Acts like this are exactly why we must unequivocally reject white supremacist rhetoric and ideals.
Three students were suspended from their fraternity house, Kappa Alpha, after shared an Instagram photo one of the men posted that was taken in front of a bullet-ridden sign commemorating the murder of the 14-year-old Emmett Till.
Damn...Photos of University of Mississippi Students Posing With Guns in Front of a Shot-Up Emmett Till Memorial. Now They Face a Possible Civil Rights Investigation.
We Found Photos of Ole Miss Students Posing With Guns in Front of a Shot-Up Emmett Till Memorial. Now They Face a Possible Civil Rights Investigation. #sociology