civil rights

Outrage Over TMZ Headline!
Marion Barry's death has saddened District of Columbia residents who are familiar with his efforts and accomplishments as a mayor as well as a staunch Civil Rights Leader.  His legacy includes his having served 4 Terms as Mayor of DC.
The Controversy revolves around the following:
The Washin…
name this Google Doodle! [Video]
Dorothy Irene Height would have been 102 on March 24th and today Google honored the civil & women’s right’s activist by drawing up her very own Google Doodle!
Dorothy Height, served as president of the National Council of Negro Women for 40 yrs...
fighting for civil rights in 2013
The Supreme Court Justices wrapped up the term with a blockbuster week of decisions on affirmative action, the Voting Rights Act and same-sex marriage. I talked with human rights activist David Alexander Bullock about how these rulings could have lasting effects on democracy, diversity and indi…
Parks Makes History Again
As we conclude Black History Month and gear up for Women's History Month, Rosa Parks makes history again! This time on Capitol Hill. Witness the momentous unveiling inside.
Million Hoodie March Buffalo Edition [VIDEO]
The Buffalo Edition of the Trayvon Martin Million Hoodie March. Showing support and unity for the prosecution of Trayvon Martin's killer. This really feels like the Civil Rights movement all over again crazy that this is going on in 2012...