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Rev. Amos Brown Brings Wisdom, Guidance to Cal’s Reparations Task Force

By Antonio‌ ‌Ray‌ ‌Harvey‌, California‌ ‌Black‌ ‌Media‌ The Rev. Amos C. Brown is vice-chair and the senior member serving on the nine-member California Task Force...

Nashville Freedom Rider Ernest ‘Rip’ Patton Dies at 81

By Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press Ernest “Rip” Patton, a member of the Nashville Freedom Riders and civil rights leader, has died, the Freedom Rides Museum...

Bloody Sunday Memorial Honors Late Civil Rights Giants

The commemoration of a pivotal moment in the fight for voting rights for African Americans honored four giants of the civil rights movement who...

Bruce Boynton, Who Inspired 1961 Freedom Rides, Dies at 83

AP Wire Service SELMA, Ala. (AP) - Bruce Carver Boynton, a civil rights pioneer from Alabama who inspired the landmark "Freedom Rides" of 1961, died...

Petition to Rename Space Once Honoring Robert E. Lee Could Honor Leah Chase

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor A petition has been launched to rename Lee Circle in New Orleans after famed restaurant owner Leah Chase....