CHANCEY HARPER JR ASSUMES THE NEXT 'UNMARKED TOMB OF BLACK CIVIL RIGHTS HOMICIDE VICTIM MARTYRS - THEIR BLACK VOTES LOST FOR ETERNITY - AS THEY ARE FORCED BY CIRCUMSTANCE TO MEET THE REAL GOD" WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sp...
A federal judge finds that the dark cloud of discrimination hangs over the school district’s political process. Nearly two years ago, the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division began an investigation into the Ferguson Police Department for racial bias in the aftermath of the police shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed Black teenager. Show More Summary
A proposal to build a mosque and Muslim cemetery has so angered some residents of Newton County outside Atlanta that their commissioners have temporarily banned all building permit approvals for religious institutions.
This past Saturday, the National Center for Civil and Human Rights hosted the World Music Day event that featured six different sets of performers who represented different takes on the eclectic genre, including both traditional and contemporary influences. Tickets to the all-day event included admission to the center’s gallery exhibits. Most of the day’s performances...
Today, the HRC Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, and Whitman-Walker Health, a community health center with special expertise in LGBTQ...Show More Summary
Civil rights groups filed a federal lawsuit on Tuesday accusing a small Arkansas city of running what they said amounted to a modern day debtors prison where a local court imposed inordinate fees on the poor and jailed them if they did not pay. The groups, including the Lawyers’ Committee for...
From Malcolm X to Madame Mama Bush, these photos offer varying visions of how the Civil Rights Movement affected black life.
Five decades years after the Civil Rights era, how much progress have we made?
US presidential elections need additional observers from OSCE, according to the statement of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights.
'Historian Heather Ann Thompson discusses her new book, Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy. She tells PW Radio, "There was a great deal of important civil rights activism in the 1970s," adding, "The...Show More Summary
Education gap in America, the rise of Charter Schools, and the intersection between the civil rights and immigrant rights.
Republican National Committee spokesman Sean Spicer went on CNN Monday to explain that Donald Trump is really a civil rights pioneer: I think it's really important to look at the totality of Donald Trump. In 1985 when he went and bought...Show More Summary
In 1946, Albert Einstein, who had come to the US in 1933 and stayed to become a citizen due to Adolf Hitler's rise to power in Germany, wrote a magazine article titled The Negro Question. In it, he called the prejudice against blackShow More Summary
Bill Gates met with Nate Bowling WA state Teacher of the Year who explained how he uses Star Wars as a metaphor to explain landmark moments in America’s civil rights movement.
CIVIL RIGHTS UPDATE: ‘Veto Gunmageddon’ Wants to Pick Off 7 New California Gun Laws. Veto Gunmageddon launched separate petition drives against each of the seven laws on Aug. 12. The petitions ask for ballot referendums that would ask voters in November to repeal the laws. Six of the gun control laws in Bahrami’s sights were […]
Activist Linda Sarsour sees the struggle of Muslim Americans on a continuum with civil rights battles past and present. TO THOSE WHO DON'T KNOW HER, Linda Sarsour might seem out of place in the lobby of the Public Theater on a blustery...Show More Summary
50 Years After shows the work of three black female artists for whom Parks led the way. 50 Years After shows the work of three black female artists for whom Parks led the way. As protests and discussions about race relations and police...Show More Summary
Today, HRC responded to a federal judge’s decision to issue an injunction on guidance provided to school districts by the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice regarding the civil rights of transgender students. In Texas v. United States, U.S. Show More Summary
THOSE WHO DEFINE "THE BLACK CIVIL RIGHTS HOMICIDE VICTIM MARTYR HALL OF FAME" LIST - ARE THE SAME FORCES THAT HAVE REFUSED TO ADD THE QUALIFYING MEMBERS ABOVE TO 'THEIR LIST'. We Must Conclude That "THEIR LIST" Is Not, In Fact, A "Black...Show More Summary