To celebrate what would have been Nelson Mandela's 104th birthday. Here are some of his most memorable quotes


Atlanta leadership should recognize that the county has the tools to solve its overcrowding problem. It simply lacks the courage to use them.

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A film about the story behind the iconic Black Power salute at the 1968 Olympics is in the works.


Tutu’s ideas about humanness, harmony and reconciliation have been enormously influential, not merely in South Africa, but throughout the world.

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The National Civil Rights Museum will bestow Michelle Obama with the prestigious Freedom Award.


Pointing to the availability of federal criminal statutes and other practices, civil rights leaders warn the Biden administration about the potential negative impact on Black and brown communities.

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Colin Kaepernick will receive the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award.

Our 44th president is still spreading peace.

Amnesty International, a global human rights organization, awarded Colin Kaepernick its 2018 Ambassador of Conscience Award.

On January 21, 2017, one day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, thousands are expected to gather in Washington D.C., in yet another march for women's rights.


The women's march, reportedly the largest protest surrounding Trump’s inauguration, is slated to take place on January 21, a day after he is sworn into office.


The boycott is calling for people across the country to avoid making purchases at large retail chains.