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Myrlie Evers-Williams: "I Consider This an Incredible Honor"
Myrlie Evers-Williams talks about her role in the inauguration, the Medgar and Myrlie Evers Institu...


President of Medgar Evers College Will Step Down
William L. Pollard, the president of Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn, will step down after a four-...


Myrlie Evers-Williams Steps Down From NAACP Board
Myrlie Evers-Williams steps down from NAACP board after 30 years....


This Day in Black History: June 23, 1997
Educator and activist Betty Shabazz dies from injuries suffered in a fire set by her grandson....


This Day in Black History: June 12, 1963
Medgar W. Evers, civil rights activist and NAACP field secretary, was killed by a white segregation...


Myrlie Evers-Williams Named Scholar-in-Residence at Alcorn State University
Widow of civil rights leader Medgar Evers to take up new duties at the historically Black college i...


Navy Ship Named in Honor of Medgar Evers
The U.S. Navy named one of its new ships after slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers. The cargo sh...


King Memorial Event Celebrates the Women of the Civil Rights Movement
People easily forget the contributions women made to the civil rights movement, but their hard work...


Opinion: The Mess at Medgar Evers College
Opinion: The mess at Medgar Evers College....


Civil Rights ‘Hero’ Bobby Delaughter Begins Prison Term
Civil rights hero Bobby Delaughter begins prison term. Get details....


Toni Morrison Chairs Black Writers Conference in Brooklyn
Toni Morrison chairs Black Writers Conference in Brooklyn....


Viola Davis Named Best Actress at the SAG Awards
Octavia Spencer and The Help cast also win big....


Read and Watch: Cops Say Shooting of Brooklyn Teen Was 'Within Guidelines'
UPDATED Nov. 14, 2007 – It's unfortunate that a mentally ill Brooklyn teen was killed by ...


The Legendary Lena Horne
An auction of Lena Horne's estate will take place Feb. 23 in New York City....


Holly Robinson Peete’s Whirlwind Mother’s Day Weekend
"The Talk" host gets an award, hits Vegas and gets flowers from Justin Bieber....


Civil Rights Groups Propose New York City Redistricting Map
The groups seek to increase the number of Asian and Latino districts and protect African-American d...


Mississippi Gets Black Governor Nominee
Mississippi residents have the opportunity to elect the state’s first Black governor....


Coping With the Emotional Effects of 9/11
Psychologist Patricia Canson-Griffith advises people to acknowledge their feelings surrounding the ...


Redistricting and Voting Rights Roundup
South Carolina and Texas are not giving up on the fight to preserve their new voting laws....


Miss. Gov. Barbour Appoints His 1st Black Judge
Miss. Gov. Barbour Appoints His 1st Black Judge...

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