Results related to “Civil Rights movement”
by Aura Bogado on November 8 2013, 10:31AM
Have you heard it?
by Jamilah King on October 7 2013, 9:14AM
The Civil Rights icon’s birthday was this past weekend.
by Aura Bogado on September 13 2013, 12:20PM
Remembering the four little girls who died as a result of hate.
by Jamilah King on August 22 2013, 11:43AM
It could be a reality, but developers need your help.
by Brentin Mock on December 6 2012, 10:54AM
Guyot’s memorials prompted a Wall Street Journal op-ed writer to insist that the civil rights past is irrelevant to the Voting Rights Act’s future.
by Julianne Hing on March 16 2012, 6:29PM
“The proof that one truly believes is in action,” the civil rights organizer once said.
by Jorge Rivas on January 15 2012, 9:53PM
Spencer thanked the Hollywood Foreign press for recognizing “domestics in this country, now and then” during her acceptance speech.
by Jorge Rivas on January 13 2012, 3:56PM
Erykah Bady explores the underground music generated by the late 60s Black Power movement.
by Akiba Solomon on August 10 2011, 12:50PM
Despite the hype and the ensemble of fine black actresses, I’m opting out of “The Help.” The trailer alone features too many group hugs to be trusted as an accounting of the civil rights movement.
by Katti Gray on August 9 2011, 9:35AM
James Armstrong was neither a national movement leader nor a star-power elected official. He was just a guy with a barbershop and heart big enough to fight for his community’s dignity.
by Benjamin Greenberg on July 25 2011, 10:14AM
The Justice Department says there’s no good reason to spend the money on reopening the case on Malcolm X’s assassination. A recent biography argued the initial case was rushed and insufficient, spurring new calls for a real investigation.
by Jorge Rivas on July 22 2011, 2:44PM
The girl made famous in Normal Rockwell’s iconic painting finally goes to the White House.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Jorge Rivas on July 15 2011, 11:27AM
The woman was featured in one of our most iconic Civil Rights era paintings. Now, she’ll be on hand to bring it to the country’s most powerful home.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Asraa Mustufa on May 16 2011, 11:53AM
Staying true to his brand of extreme libertarianism, the presidential candidate said he objected to the Civil Rights Act because of its infringement on private property rights.
by Jamilah King on May 16 2011, 9:02AM
Filmmaker Stanley Nelson talks about the incredible journey of some of the civil rights movement’s youngest and most fearless leaders.
by Reniqua Allen on May 12 2011, 10:19AM
A new Malcolm X biography has put black nationalism in the news again. Reniqua Allen looks back, and forward, at the political ideology he helped popularize.
by Jamilah King on February 11 2011, 9:55AM
The stories of countless black women who were raped by white men during the civil rights era have gone overlooked entirely.