Emmett Till Antilynching Act of 2022 Archives

Biden signs into law bill making lynching a federal hate crime

April 7, 2022

President Joe Biden signed a bill into law on Tuesday, March 29, 2022, that makes lynching a federal hate crime, acknowledging how racial violence has left a lasting scar on the nation and asserting that these crimes are not a relic of a bygone era. At a White House Rose Garden signing ceremony, the President… [Read More]