Feb 5th 1994: Beckwith Convicted of Murdering Medgar Evers

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On February 5, 1994, avowed White supremacist Byron de la Beckwith is convicted of Medgar Evers‘ murder, more than thirty years after he was shot in the back from an apparent ambush. The movie ‘Ghosts of Mississippi’ details the 1994… Continue Reading