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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...

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...

Alabama Judge Clears 1955 Court Record of Civil Rights Pioneer

By Jay Reeves Associated Press A judge has approved a request to wipe clean the court record of a Black woman who was arrested for refusing...

How 50 Years of ‘Soul Train’ Helped Shape Black America

By Autumn Arnett www.diverseeducation.com Fifty years ago, the iconic "Soul Train" pulled into viewers’ homes via a nationally syndicated television program that would forever cement its...

Daughter of Malcolm X found dead in Brooklyn home

MIDWOOD, Brooklyn — A daughter of Malcolm X was found dead in a Brooklyn home, according to police. Malikah Shabazz was found dead at a...

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