Emmett Till....They dragged him from his great-uncle’s house and secreted him away to a barn, where they beat him and gouged out one of his eyes. Then they shot him through the head and disposed of his body in the Tallahatchie River...His grossly disfigured body was discovered in the river three days later....Till’s mother insisted on having a public funeral with an open casket so the world could see how her son had been brutalized.
Princess Madeleine of Sweden published a mother's day message and a photo taken with her son, Prince Nicolas on her Facebook page: The message of Princess Madeleine: "Happy Mothers Day from Nicolas and me! This day and everyday, let us honor the world's mothers and mother figures who are child protectors"
Mother's Day Collection... Mother’s Day (UK) or Mothering Sunday falls on the fourth Sunday of Lent (18 March 2012). It is a chance for families to celebrate and appreciate their mothers by lavishing them with gifts, gratitude and love. Our collection offers assembly and lesson ideas for primary aged children that help children give thanks to their mums and all mother figures throughout the world.