CBS This Morning News Story: Alabama Sculpture Park Evokes History of Slavery

Mar 17, 2024

CBS Sunday Morning In Montgomery, Alabama, a long-neglected plot of land, wedged between a maze of train tracks and the river, has been transformed into the Freedom Monument Sculpture Park.

Healing from History: Palm Beach County Honors Delray Beach Lynching Victim with Memorial | PHOTOS

August 26, 2022

South Florida Sun-Sentinel: By Scott Luxor The Palm Beach County Remembrance Project Coalition is working to honor Delray Beach lynching victim Sam Nelson at the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama.

West Palm Beach City Council Tribute

August 8, 2022

Commission President Christy Fox presented the tribute to the Palm Beach County Community Remembrance Project.

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