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This Day in Black History: Aug. 29, 1957
Congress passes the Civil Rights Act of 1957 on Aug. 29, 1957....


This Day in Black History: Feb. 14, 1957
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference was established on Feb. 14, 1957....


This Day in Black History: May 6, 1960
On May 6, 1960, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Civil Rights Act of 1960, establishing fe...


Obama Asks for $50 Million to Restore Civil Rights Sites
The president's budget includes money for improvements at the national historical trail from Selma ...


On 50th Anniversary, Protesters Reflect on Success of 1960s Lunch Counter Sit-Ins in Greensboro
Protesters Reflect on Success of 1960s Sit-Ins...


Those We Lost In '07
BET's "Those We Lost" celebrates | mourns | and remembers the influential members of the community ...