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Emmett Till’s mother at his open coffin.

*The Newtown massacre will never be forgotten by any of us who heard the breaking news of the horrific event.

The fear and horror we witnessed in the faces of those directly and indirectly affected by the lives taken that day left an indelible mark on our hearts.

But now Roland Martin is answering the question that was raised by a text he received from his producer at his TV One show Washington Watch.

The text said: “One of these mothers from Connecticut should do an Emmett Till moment; show the picture of their child dead in the classroom.”