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Best way for Blacks to honor Dr. King: Stop killing each...

By Roy S. Johnson | rjohnson@al.com This is an opinion column I don’t want to see another balloon rise toward the clouds to honor a dead child....

Realizing Dr. King’s Dream at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

By Haley Wilson  The Birmingham Times  Belinda Hines was at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (BCRI) on Monday, the celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s...

Killer Mike’s MLK Day message to Birmingham: Always be organizing 

By Dennis Pillion | dpillion@al.com  Michael “Killer Mike” Render has become a powerful nationwide voice in the Black community on issues of race, police brutality, economics...

Alpha Phi Alpha members speak on the legacy of Brother MLK,...

By Haley Wilson The Birmingham Times The celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday in Birmingham and across the nation on Monday, January 17 was...

A Listing of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Nearly Two Dozen...

By Ryan Michaels The Birmingham Times Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Birmingham have been intertwined ever since the Civil Rights leader helped dismantle segregation in...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Most Memorable Visits to Birmingham (AL)

By Ryan Michaels The Birmingham Times Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Birmingham have been intertwined ever since the Civil Rights leader helped dismantle segregation in...

Birmingham Squadron to celebrate MLK, honor Bishop Calvin Woods at Legacy...

By Joseph Hooven pelicans.com The Birmingham Squadron, NBA G League affiliate of the New Orleans Pelicans, will host a celebration of the life and legacy of...

Claudette Colvin wins expungement of Alabama civil rights arrest

By Mark Kelly It took most of a lifetime, but now it’s official. Civil rights pioneer Claudette Colvin is, in her own words, “no longer a juvenile...

Funeral Service Held for Maxine McNair, Last Living Parent of Child...

By Ryan Michaels The Birmingham Times Family members, current and former public officials and area pastors gathered Saturday morning at New Hope Baptist Church in Birmingham’s...

Celebration of Life for Maxine McNair, mother of girl killed in...

 By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times The Celebration of Life services for Maxine McNair, the last living parent of one of the four girls killed in...

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