• Page
  • of 102

Search results for "civil rights"

Showing 3808 results

Sort by:


'March: Book Two' Shows All Sides of Civil Rights Movement
Georgia Democratic congressman and Civil Rights Movement icon John Lewis hopes his latest graphic n...


DOJ Charges Against Darren Wilson in Michael Brown Shooting Unlikely
Darren Wilson is not expected to be charged with violating Michael Brown's civil rights....


Commentary: Why You Should Go See Selma Today
Ava DuVernay's film is a timely representation of the state of civil rights in America....


NAACP Leader Urges Pursuit of Justice After Bombing Attempt
Nearly three weeks after an attempted bombing in Colorado Springs near the headquarters of the NAAC...


This Ain't Your Granddaddy's Civil Rights Movement
A new generation of young activists are protesting a nation that devalues their lives and challengi...


Civil Rights Groups Sue to Get Voter Registration Applications Processed
Georgia secretary of state forced to act on tens of thousands of applications....


Civil Rights Figure: US Divided by Race Again
Ruby Bridges, the first black student to attend a previously all-white New Orleans elementary schoo...


NAACP, SCLC Seek Expansion of Civil Rights Death Law
There has only been one prosecution since the Emmett Till Act was signed in by then-President Georg...


Michael Ealy to Play Civil Rights Activist in New Film
Actor to portray Biloxi doctor who successfully sued Mississippi....


Tyler James Williams: Black Community Is 'Notoriously Homophobic'
Dear White People star talks stereotypes, gay rights....


This Day in Black History: July 2, 1964
President Lyndon Johnson signs the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law....


This Day in Black History: Oct. 14, 1964
On Oct. 14, 1964, Martin Luther King Jr. received a Nobel Peace Prize for his work in the civil rig...


Ledisi on Selma: I Was Proud and Afraid to Play Mahalia Jackson
The nine-time Grammy nominee talks transforming into the legendary gospel singer for the civil righ...


Ava DuVernay Calls Nomination an 'Oscar Gift' for MLK Jr.
Selma director wishes civil rights icon happy birthday on Twitter....


Selma to Screen for Free in Alabama
Ava DuVernay brings film to the community where it all began....


Rights Group Urges UN to Stop Nigerian Executions
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project is seeking help from U.N. rapporteurs to stop ...


Civil Rights Luminaries Slam Obama's Georgia Judiciary Picks
Rep. John Lewis and other leaders call on President Obama to withdraw Georgia judiciary nominees....


Obama Taps Debo Adegbile to Lead DOJ Civil Rights Division
President Obama has nominated former NAACP Legal Defense Fund attorney Debo Adegbile to head the ci...


Civil Rights Groups Band Together to Create a Jobs and Freedom Agenda
Civil rights groups unveil a plan targeting economic, educational, health, criminal justice issues ...


Civil Rights Icon John Lewis to Preach at Shiloh Baptist
John Lewis, icon of the civil rights movement, will deliver the sermon for the 150th anniversary of...

  • Page
  • of 102