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Burlington man recalls civil rights kneel-in

Burlington man recalls civil rights kneel-inCivil Rights struggles moved the Rev. Warner White to action in the South - and in Chicago
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Nation

Student seeks answers to decades-old racial killings

Student seeks answers to decades-old racial killingsA law student from Vermont is helping to solve racial killings in the Jim Crow South.
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Nation

Martyrs remembered: Slain civil rights workers honored

Martyrs remembered: Slain civil rights workers honoredFamily and friends accept honors on behalf of those who gave their lives to a movement.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

Chaos of crowd can't mar Selma marchers' jubilation

Chaos of crowd can't mar Selma marchers' jubilationMarch became an experience no one planned, few could explain and even fewer expected.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

Lewis: Congressional pilgrimage 'emotional' experience

Lewis: Congressional pilgrimage 'emotional' experienceYearly event has special meaning on 50th anniversary of Selma violence.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

Long trip to Selma worth it for activist's family

Long trip to Selma worth it for activist's familyRelatives honor Amelia Boynton Robinson on 50th anniversary of 'Bloody Sunday.'
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Opinion

Remember Selma and keep moving forward: Your Say

Remember Selma and keep moving forward: Your SayPresident Obama marked the 50th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery marches this weekend.
  • Opinion
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

'Pilgrimage' brings members of Congress to Alabama

'Pilgrimage' brings members of Congress to AlabamaRep. John Lewis brought bipartisan delegation for annual trip to Montgomery.
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago