Anne Franks http://news.stlpublicradio.org en ANNE & EMMETT: A Conversation About Racial Intolerance http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/anne-emmett-conversation-about-racial-intolerance <p>Anne Frank and Emmett Till were young victims of racial injustice and hatred.&nbsp;</p><p>In her diary, Frank provided a harrowing account of when she and her family were forced into hiding to escape the oppression of Nazi Germany.&nbsp; Emmett Till of Chicago was visiting relatives in Mississippi in 1955 and was murdered after allegedly flirting with a white woman.</p><p>Host Steve Potter talks with Janet Langhart Cohen, the playwright of a one-act play called <a href="http://anneandemmett.com/"><em>ANNE &amp; EMMETT</em>.&nbsp; </a></p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 18:25:09 +0000 Alex Heuer & Mary Edwards 5789 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org ANNE & EMMETT: A Conversation About Racial Intolerance