What Hate Can Look Like
Source: Yahoo Movies – UK
Hollywood actress Whoopi Goldberg said she learnt how long the “tentacles of hate” can be through Emmett Till’s story, adding that appearing in the film was the best way to “sound the alarm”.
The film titled Till is based on the true story of Mamie Till-Mobley’s pursuit of justice for her 14-year-old son Emmett, who was lynched in 1955 while visiting his cousins in Mississippi.
It stars Danielle Deadwyler in the title role and Goldberg as Emmett’s grandmother Alma Carthan, as well as Jalyn Hall, Frankie Faison, and Haley Bennett.
Goldberg said: “This could be anybody’s child. And so for me that was the catalyst because I recognised, I think in a way that I didn’t really know that I was thinking about, was how large racism and all the -isms attached to racism actually is and how long the tentacles of hate can be…
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