Celebrating Thurgood Marshall: A Cinematic Tribute to the First African-American Supreme Court Justice
Marking the historic confirmation anniversary, we spotlight five compelling films that capture the legal luminary's essence, struggles, and triumphs.
Civil Rights Attorney Fred Gray Receives NAACP LDF’s Lifetime Achievement Award
The 92-year old activist, state legislator, and preacher was honored for his numerous contributions to America’s most important civil rights battles.
Cecilia ‘Cissy’ Marshall, Thurgood Marshall’s Widow Dies At 94
Marshall, a former NAACP legal secretary, married the history-making Supreme Court justice in 1955.
House Votes To Remove Confederate Monuments and Memorials From U.S. Capitol
A new bust honoring Thurgood Marshall would be installed.
This Day in Black History: June 13, 1967
Thurgood Marshall appointed to U.S. Supreme Court.
This Day in Black History: March 2, 1867
Howard University is established in Washington, D.C.
People Are Complaining That Chadwick Boseman Is 'Too Dark' to Play Thurgood Marshall
Twitter is ranting.
This Day in Black History: Oct. 2, 1967
Thurgood Marshall sworn in as U.S. Supreme Court justice.
This Day in Black History: Aug. 30, 1967
Thurgood Marshall confirmed as Supreme Court justice.
This Day in Black History: July 13, 1965
Thurgood Marshall becomes first Black Solicitor General.