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WATCH: Obama Eulogizes John Lewis

Lewis died July 17 at age 80. By Virginia Van Zandt Rep. John Lewis was “forceful vision of freedom,” said former President Barack Obama in the...

The ‘Conscience of the Congress’, U. S. Rep. John Lewis, Dies at 80

By Hazel Trice Edney (TriceEdneyWire.com) - He was the son of a sharecropper who came to be known as the “conscience of the Congress” and...

A Long-Overdue ‘Tip of the Cap’ to Baseball’s Black Pioneers

By JIM LITKE, AP Sports Writer Barack Obama tipped his cap. So did three other former U.S. presidents and a host of prominent civil rights...

IN MEMORIAM: Civil Rights Giant Rev. Joseph Lowery of Alabama, Dies at 98

A fighter for human rights, voting rights and the rights of African Americans in a nation with 300 years of systematic racism against Blacks...

Betty Reid Soskin, the Nation’s Oldest Park Ranger Suffers Stroke

“For now, we will need to hire in-home care to keep her safe and give her the best possible opportunity for recovery, recognizing that,...

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