Newswire: And now Jay Z and Will Smith have their own Emmett Till project

For some reason or another, Hollywood producers have suddenly gotten very interested in films about American racism, and the nascent Civil Rights Movement. Specifically, the story of Emmett Till—a 14-year-old black Chicagoan who two white men admitted to murdering in 1955 after being acquitted of the crime by a Mississippi jury—is currently the subject of two different films currently in development, both based on writings by Till’s mother, key civil rights figure Mamie Till-Mobley....

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