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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...

Celebrated Tuskegee Airman Charles McGee dies at 102

Associated Press Charles McGee, a Tuskegee Airman who flew 409 fighter combat missions over three wars, has died. He was 102. Vice President Kamala Harris and...

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...

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...

Maxine McNair, mother of girl killed in Birmingham church bombing, dies...

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Maxine McNair, the last living parent of one of the four girls killed in the 1963 Birmingham church bombing, died...

11 best Black holiday films ever — and ranked

BY KELLEY L. CARTER@KELLEYLCARTER The Undefeated After Big Mama and Big Daddy clear the table of fried turkey, mac ’n’ cheese, collards, potato salad and more —...

Ret. Judge Houston Brown and Attorney J. Mason Davis honored by...

By Ryan Michaels The Birmingham Times Retired Jefferson County Judge Houston L. Brown and Birmingham lawyer J. Mason Davis, Jr. were honored Friday by the Birmingham...

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