Along the Coast: Documenting a Grim Chapter


June 29, 2022


Coast Star: By Ron Hayes On June 11, the participants in the preservation of soil to remember the lynching of Samuel Nelson took time to pray and reflect.









WPTV News - FL Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast


June 18, 2022


Ceremony remembers lynchings ahead of Juneteenth
Ahead of Juneteenth, Palm Beach County is remembering and acknowledging racial lynchings that plagued our country's past.









The Bloody Earth: Soil Ceremony Honors Forgotten 1926 Delray Beach Lynching Victim


June 18, 2022


Palm Beach Post: By Antigone Barton The man's death was reported three weeks later, on page 6 of The Palm Beach Post, under the headline "Negro is Taken From Delray Jail and Lynched."

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Exploring Timely Issues Affecting the Local and Global Communities


January - April, 2022


Mosaic: TV News Magazine Mosaic airs Sundays from January through April, now at 11:30 a.m. on WPBF 25 (our local ABC affiliate).








Bryan Stevenson on teaching history and the pursuit of justice


January 30, 2022


CBS News: By David Pogue Bryan Stevenson - His nonprofit, the Equal Justice Initiative, created a memorial to the 4,400 victims of lynchings in America. It's called the National Memorial for Peace and Justice.








Two Black Men Lynched in Palm Beach County will get Recognition a Century Later


September 10, 2021


South Florida Sun-Sentinel: By Lois K. Solomon Palm Beach County has decided it's time to accept its complicity in the murders of Henry Simmons and Samuel Nelson.









Board of County Commissioners Workshop


August 31, 2021


At the Board of County Commissioners workshop on August 31, 2021, Commissioner Gregg K. Weiss presented a proclamation in recognition of the Palm Beach County Community Remembrance Project Coalition.









WPTV News - FL Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast


August 30, 2021


Remembrance Project Coalition puts spotlight on 'Terror Lynchings' in Palm Beach County