78 Famed Artists Including Kara Walker, Cindy Sherman, and Marina Abramovic Condemn the Dana Schutz Protest

Last week, a group of Boston artists, activists, and community members wrote an open letter calling for the artist Dana Schutz–of “Open Casket,” the painting of Emmett Till which outraged viewers for its racial insensitivity–to be banned altogether from the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. (The ICA has kept up…

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The Blood of Emmett Till Author Talks Interviewing Till's Accuser and Being Published Alongside Milo Yiannopoulos

There is no question that Emmett Till, and his murder-by-lynching which helped galvanize the Civil Rights Movement, is perpetually relevant. On Friday, Till, who’s been dead for over 60 years, trended on Twitter when news broke that Carolyn Bryant Donham—whose husband, Roy Bryant, and brother-in-law, J.W. Milam,…