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Kari Solomon : No parent should have to endure losing a child, but Emmett Till's mother endured his death, hatred, lack of sympathy, and no justice.

David Richardson : The fact that it had to take 61 years for her to admit she lied...😒😒😒😒 RIP Emmett Till.

Nate Lumpkin : That Woman needs to go to prison. I DON'T care if she is in her 80s, justice doesn't have a time limit. Her horrific lie caused an innocent young man to be kidnapped, shot, stabbed, beaten, drowned and murdered.

Deidra Frazier : Ugh...their smugness and celebration in court of taking a boy's life. Sickening.

Reginald Paige : All I can say is what's wrong with YALL??? ARE YALL REALLY EVIL?

John Nguyen : And she admitted she lied about it and they are keeping her identity a secret for her safety and the book written about this won't be released until 2036 or somewhere near that time until she dies so she wouldn't feel bad.. I hope she dies a slow painful death. Emmett's mom passed away in 2003 and she won't be able to hear this. No peace, and no justice. So sad to see what African Americans would go through in the past. That bitch needs to die already.

NaTeasha Allen : 80 or not, why she not in prison for lying on a police report? there is no statue limitation on murder.

Dani B : l hope this poor kid passed out so he didn't feel half of what they did to him, he's in a better place now, lf l was black and lived in that era l wouldn't have let him go there in a million years, I'm irish and to me that would be like letting my kid go over live on the Protestant side of the wall, this story reminds me of here they picked up catholics on there way to work and torchered them, there was a group called the Shankill butchers, l was 17 when they were out killing kidnapping people in cars or getting in Catholic taxi drivers cars and taking them away to be torchered and shot, l hope there's a statue or mural for emmets memory, sounded like he was such a nice wee kid

awesomegirl5 : Rip Emmett Till

syarifah sadiyah : i wonder why USA is the "world police" when they are the cruelest

Alex Miller : Humans... worst species ever created. Flawed in that we can even "think" of doing this to another person. I am ashamed to be a human.

Nani Smith : This video is graphic and beautiful at the same time. What many people don't understand is that in the 1950's and 1960's cases like the Emmett Till case were being thrown out left and right. Mississippi to this day is remembered as the heart of slavery and segregation and had the highest lynching rate of any southern state during the Movement Era. Emmett's mother was blessed to even get a trial. This case was so big bc of the boy's mother. Instead of going home and sobbing and believing what Southern investigators said she fought to have her baby's body brought back to Chicago for an open casket funeral for the WORLD to see. She was also very brave bc many black families risked being killed if they even requested a trial. In the eyes of (southern) gov. black people had no rights. So it's no surprise Mamie Till-Bradley lost her son's case. BUT her son's murder wasn't going to get swept under the rug! His death spoke for many forgotten black martyrs. Many times policemen and southern political officials were even ATTENDING lynchings. Most lynchings happened at night so it would be hard to find the killer(s). There were all-white jurors during the Till case. They knew this happened bc sadly it was the norm. But either bc they actually supported those animals' actions or feared hanging from a tree themselves resulted in an acquittal! However, this handsome young man's story lives on bc of the bravery of his mother, Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Activists who followed them! #EQUALITY ✊🏻✊🏼✊🏽✊🏾✊🏿✊️

Churchgirl Bri : Now tell me racism doesnt still exist

415k : He definitely had his mother's beautiful light brown eyes

•Mystícal Røse• : If they could find women from the 80-90s who claimed bill Cosby drugged them, bin laden in a hole, and the body of Kamiyah Mobley, I'm sure they could find this devil and charge her with wtf she did to that child and his family. He wasn't just murdered, he was TORTURED.

Tashuna Ray : When people say BLM....I believe they aren't disregarding anyone else's life....I think the meaning is simply this....."My life matters too".

Roxanna Garza : 5:15 look at them both smiling like there great people. Disgusting! And these women supporting them like these men are hero’s of some sort. I’m sure there in a special place right now burning away.

hannahsings19 : Emmitt was such a beautiful young boy...sick monsters! No one deserves this!!!

velli'e e : And now this Old white lady who is 80 year old... says that she had lied.... I hope her death is painful and agonizing...Also those devils who beat him.

Hajar ilya : I can't believe it took her 61 years to confess

CrowLife Cynn : She was probably some lonely house wife who got her ass handed to her every day and needed a way out some type of attention so thought of this horrible horrendous lies. Man I hate the south it's history it's just heartbreaking and sad. Thank you for reminding us. Black men must remember you are feared by the white men that's why they want to wipe you out.

Léa I. : I believe that having his body in the water made it bloat a bit, but it's also obvious he was beaten horribly.

Jan J : All I can think about are my own sons and this just rips my heart to shreds.

Ok : I wish i could go back in time and save that boy

K D : And this hatred is all because of melanin. The same thing that allows many people to tan so deeply. Hatred is so depressing.

therealmvp 123 : you know what makes this so sad he was innocent

Elaine Anderson : The way he was killed, his life... This gets me every time.

Steven Browne : How could this woman live with herself knowing she was lying and the cause of a horrific murder?

Donavon Young : that was a Beautiful Boy man.. R.I.P Emmett, you will NEVER BE FORGOTTEN ✊✊✊✊

Erich Durst : The saddest thing about it is the fact that this kind of thing still happens in other parts of the world. I am a white person and I just don't understand how anybody could do this, if I lived in that time I would've just simply told him to not talk to my wife, but most whites back then were just horrible, I love this woman Mamie Till she is an amazing person and I love what she did for the American country- a white person

Reece Moore : This is just sick, that people would do this... makes me feel a bit ashamed to be white

ant wto : the mom was one of the bravest women alive, to endure all of this, cope with losing a child in a horrific way and stand by the coffin and look at what they did to him. thats one tough lady. scary world we live in

forgetallyall810602 : His mother is a strong woman

KEENster D : It doesn't matter how many times I see that picture of Emmett's horribly disfigured in that coffin. Each time I am left with the same feelings of extreme anger, sadness and disbelief. How can you do this to anyone let alone a child? There are some truly evil people in this world. Thinking of how Emmett suffered brings me to tears. Hell is too good for the bastards that did this to him.

TheHonestDutch/Irish/Italian guy : This still goes on today. False accusations are real and have deadly consequences. Innocent until proven guilty.

Brooke WithTheHair : Sounds about white

Carlos Jenkins : Hurts till this day.. So much hate towards us but consider them selves Christian's.. Till this day nothing much has changed.. Even the people that's trained and paid to protect us are doing just as much killings as the hate group's it's sad 😭

iLearnedItFromThePizzaMan : this is what terrorism looks like.

Sause y : The south in this time was a shithole. Even today it's a shithole.

Leatitia_ Mairsxox : There are just some sick people in our world he was beaten so bad that his face looks like unrecognisable like fr I'm just so angry and heart broken to know they would do this to a little boy at the time I'm not sure if they had burnt this boy but his body infact his head area looks rotten and swollen I'm not sure if they had burnt him may his soul rest in peace 👼🏾👼🏾👼🏾😤

Irene Adler : I can't believe they're smiling and padding each other on the back... Such a strong woman to have lived through this while still acting so tirelessly

Wig Flew : WOW. I watched this in class today *I'm in 8 grade* and we are learning about racism and all I can say is that in class, i cried.

Hajar ilya : I can't believe that someone can have that much hatred for a person

Tammy Pavao : May God bless his soul!🤦🏽‍♀️💔😇🙏🏾🙌🏾😓😖😭

Cooking Kelly : and,the females should feel,dirty and,ashamed

Mary Jane : I hope the accuser gets what she deserves when she dies the lord will not let this go unpunished , that boy did not have to lose his life like that .

Latosha Williams : Just came to light that she lied. He did nothing. That baby died for no reason. No reason at all. There was never any justice either.

larzuga1 : Too sad that over a week ago, a 9 year old child suffered the same accusation after 60 years! Only thing that has changed is technology to bring the truth. But the minds of the accusers has not changes much. With Orange glow, its only showing the truth of what the real America has always been about.

S OB : 6:50 "without the imagery there would be no one who would be prepared to believe some of the violence we have witnessed" so true.

Kays Dash : Oh my, he was a beautiful human being how handsome he was.. Look how those lower than animal good for nothing bunch of people turned him into 😢😢 this was so heartbreaking.. RIP Emmet Till