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At Miles College, Rev. Al Sharpton speaks on voting rights, CRT...

By Haley Wilson The Birmingham Times The Rev. Al Sharpton, civil rights leader and founder/president of the National Action Network , spoke Monday at Miles College...

Loretta Harrison, New Orleans Chef and Praline Shop Founder, Dies at...

Clair Lorell eater.comLoretta Harrison, a cherished New Orleans chef and the founder of Loretta’s Authentic Pralines, the city’s first praline shop owned by an African...

He asked to get married . . . on a weekend...

BY JE’DON HOLLOWAY-TALLEY Special to the Birmingham Times “You Had Me at Hello’’ highlights married couples and the love that binds them. If you would like...

University of Alabama to remove KKK leader’s name from hall

By Jay Reeves Associated Press University of Alabama trustees voted Friday to strip the name of a one-time governor who led the Ku Klux Klan from...

Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail’ available for all...

By Caroline Gazzara-McKenzie University of Alabama It was 1963 and Birmingham was going through a racial revolution. Demonstrations and peaceful protests against the city’s strict segregation...

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...

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