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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...

1960s civil rights activist Robert Moses has died

By Rebecca Santana Associated Press Robert Parris Moses, a civil rights activist who was shot at and endured beatings and jail while leading Black voter registration...

Joseph Lowery, Civil Rights Leader and MLK Aide, Dies at 98

Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — The Rev. Joseph E. Lowery fought to end segregation, lived to see the election of the country’s first black president...

New generation of Birmingham protesters step up

By Ameera Steward The Birmingham Times When protests were held in Hoover, Ala., on Tuesday evening after Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall said a police officer...

Local clergy to activists: ‘Keep Dr. King in mind’

By Nathan Turner Jr. and Ameera Steward The Birmingham Times Ask today’s group of mostly young activists the difference between their recent protests in the Birmingham...

Birmingham to Host ​​​Mass Meeting​ As ​Part​ of ​​‘Poor​ ​People’s Campaign’

Times staff report The Rev.​ Dr. William​ J. Barber, II​ and​ the Rev​ Dr.​ Liz Theoharis will​ co-lead​ a Moral​ Revival​ mass meeting​ in​ Birmingham...

New Morehouse President Plans to Keep the College Molding Leaders

 By Joseph Hong diverseeducation.com The Board of Trustees at Morehouse College concluded a six-month search when it voted on Sunday to appoint a Harvard University professor...

The Little Rock Nine: Remembering How They Overcame

By Sarafina Wright Washington Informer/New America Media The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) closed out the celebration of its one-year anniversary with...

Birmingham International Church lives up to its name

By Erica Wright For the Birmingham Times The Rev. Ron Higey is certified as both a pastor and a counselor. That helped with the healing process...

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