The state Attorney General Mike Hunter told local media that calling attention to Jones’ case brings only pain to the Howell family. By asking the defendant’s family and community to be silent, he’s asking Julius Jones to die quietly.
Join scholars, activists and other leaders as we address the current events and history that compels reparations and the passage of Congressional Bill H.R. 40 for Black communities impacted by America’s legacy of slavery and racism.
Nathaniel Woods’ family prepares for his burial while Julius Jones awaits execution. Thomas Blanton, the man who killed 4 little Black girls at 16th Street Baptist Church is up for parole in 2021.