Jimmy Carter

This Day in Black History: Nov. 7, 1972

Barbara Jordan and Andrew Young were elected to Congress.
11/07/2014

Obama Welcomes African Leaders for Unusual Dinner

A one-of-a-kind affair put on for a one-of-a-kind gathering.
08/06/2014

This Day in Black History: July 19, 1971

Patricia Roberts Harris starts 2nd term as health secretary.
07/19/2014

Commentary: Obama Proves Himself a Champion of Voting Rights

Obama says voting is a right not to be tampered with.
04/15/2014

Obama to Headline Civil Rights Summit in Texas

Leaders to honor Lyndon B. Johnson's contributions.
04/07/2014

The US, Mandela and a Not-So-Smooth History

For years, Mandela was on the U.S. list of terrorists.
12/11/2013

Commentary: Republicans Honoring King? Not Interested

No Republicans came to events celebrating the march.
08/30/2013

Commentary: In Celebrating the 1963 March, Obama Urges Compassion

The nation must work together to move forward, POTUS says.
08/28/2013