Legislation has been introduced to make Rosa Parks Day a national holiday.
Baker will officially be laid to rest on November 30, becoming the fifth woman and first entertainer to be honored…
Malcolm X’s daughter Ilyasah Shabazz is working on a television series about his coming of age journey.
A lifelong educator, Moses inspired multiple generations to organize for equity and justice, leaving behind a legacy of servant leadership…
Civil rights icon Coretta Scott King was born on April 27, 1927. Celebrate her birthday with these powerful quotes.
Rarely seen photos of Martin Luther King Jr. throughout the years of his noteworthy, incredible life.
The Rev. C.T. Vivian, a civil rights leader whose close association with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. helped…
The former home of Atlanta’s first Black mayor Maynard Jackson will be transformed into affordable housing.
Remembering the life of civil rights leader and attorney, J. Charles Jones.
Leila Williams, founder of the historic Atlanta restaurant Leila's Dinette, recently celebrated her 107th birthday.
A new report claims that former Vice President Joe Biden has repeatedly and knowingly lied about his involvement in the…
Canada’s new $10 bill featuring Black Civil Rights activist Viola Desmond has gone into circulation.
Rest in power, Aretha.
Civil Rights leader Rev. James Lawson will be honored with the creation of a scholarship in his name at Vanderbilt…
Trauma for American-Americans began with slavery and continues today.
A mayor called for authorities to use water cannons on demonstrators who are protesting the police killing of Antwon Rose.
The home where civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks once lived will be auctioned off.
The Rev. James Cone, the scholar who founded Black liberation theology, died at age 79.
Equality is the focus of the 2018 conference.
The Rev. Billy Graham, who died on Feb. 21, supported the Civil Rights Movement and developed a friendship with the…
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