Charney V. Bromberg

Justice Comes to Neshoba County: Revisiting a Time of Hate in Mississippi

There were things that happened to me in Mississippi I never told my parents: the shotgun in my belly as I backed out of the Canton A&W Root Beer Stand, standing between that sorry old man and the black kids who had gone inside after an outing we had organized; the bullets that had zipped over my head only days after I arrived in the state; or