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Freedom Riders’ 1947 Convictions Vacated in North Carolina

Legendary civil rights leader Bayard Rustin and three other men who were sentenced to work on a chain gang in North Carolina after they...
A black and white photo of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Bid Considered to Wipe Alabama Arrest Records of King, Parks

By Jay Reeves, Associated Press The quest by a civil rights pioneer to have her arrest record wiped clean after nearly 70 years after she...

FILM REVIEW: Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn

By Dwight Brown, NNPA Newswire Film Critic Decades ago, long before BLM protestors marched and chanted “George Floyd—I can’t breathe,” demonstrators shouted “Yusuf. Yusuf. Yusuf....