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New documentary tells story of civil rights leader Vernon Jordan

A new documentary, “Vernon Jordan: Make It Plain,” tells the story of civil rights leader and business executive Vernon Jordan. Set for release Dec....

Civil rights icon ‘visits’ Children’s Museum

In the wake of continued civil unrest, Ruby Bridges took part in a virtual conversation with the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis to discuss current...

African-American Facts for Week of: April 24, 2016

Know Your History!Up to the early 20th century, most American knowledge of Black history was limited to the African American struggle through slavery and...

Was it Civil Rights or a Movement?

They fought for integration, equal education and voter registration.There were Freedom Rides, a march on Washington and mayhem on Selma’s Edmund Pettus Bridge. There...

From civil war to civil rights, Frank Smith lives Black History

Frank Smith, Jr. emerged from a Mississippi jail and learned that he was wanted — by Uncle Sam.The 20-year-old civil rights worker had been...

Advancing Justice conference gives advocates hope for meaningful criminal reform

Something unique has happened: Advocates from all political and social backgrounds — liberals and conservatives, Democrats and Republicans and a wide range of players...
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