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Philadelphia Event Focuses On Keeping Civil Rights Movement Stories Alive

Former U.S. Ambassador Andrew Young and other icons commemorated 10 years of Comcast’s ‘Voices of the Civil Rights Movement.’

Ambassador Andrew Young Reflects On Over 70 Years Of A Life In Service and Today’s Issues

Young, who is turning 90, shares his understanding of history and the contemporary world based on his life as an activist, politician and diplomat.

Former U.S. Ambassador Andrew Young Compares Russian Leader Vladimir Putin To Donald Trump

The former congressman, Atlanta mayor and Civil Rights icon called Putin one of the world’s “crazy, sick people,” as conflict in the Ukraine emerges.

This Day in Black History: March 2, 1867

Howard University is established in Washington, D.C.

Selma's 50th Anniversary Brings Comparisons to Ferguson

AP draws parallels between yesterday's and today's struggle.

Ex-Atlanta Mayor Says Danny Ferry Should Resume Hawks' GM Job

Andrew Young doesn't think former NBA player is racist.

This Day in Black History: Nov. 7, 1972

Barbara Jordan and Andrew Young were elected to Congress.

Poet Maya Angelou Remembered for Wisdom, Clarity

Leaders and celebrities celebrate the icon's life.
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NUL's Marc Morial Throws It Way Back This Thursday

A look back with National Urban League chief.