Tag: activist

Chicago Activist ‘OK’ After Suicide Attempt

"I'm not wanting to die anymore but whoa the pain is cutting deep"

Prominent Chicago Activist Rev. J.C. Smith Dies

Rev. Smith was instrumental in leading the charge during the 1955 Montgomery Bus boycotts

Ferguson Activist Darren Seals Dead at 29

29-year-old activist widely known for leading Ferguson protests

Woman Kicked Off Plane for ‘Flying While Black?’

Black Lives Matter supporter says she was ejected from aircraft

Jan. 2017 Trial Date Set for Bland Suit

Wrongful death lawsuit filed by family on behalf of Sandra Bland

Sandra Bland Hearing Planned

Hearing in response to lawsuit filed by deceased woman's family

Detroit Activist Ron Scott Dies

City, nation loses key leader against police brutality

Activist Grace Lee Boggs Dead at 100

Legend had been involved in movements for more than 80 years

Ta-Nehisi Coates Up for National Book Award

Coates' work is among 10 nominees announced Wednesday

Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies

Activist known for leading historic "Bloody Sunday" voting rights march

Rachel Dolezal II? The Case of Shaun King

Black Lives Matter activist possibly outed as white man

Visual: The Work of Julian Bond

Remembering the work of an icon

DA: Too Early To Tell How Sandra Bland Died

Death of woman who died while in police custody investigated

Prayer Walk Planned For Sandra Bland

Woman found dead in Texas jail last week

DA: Sandy Bland Hung Herself With Plastic Bag

Waller County District Attorney Elton Mathis said an autopsy found Sandra Bland died by asphyxiation

Happy Birthday Malcolm X!

Pictures worth thousands of words

LaVerne Cox Poses Nude For ‘Allure’

"OITNB" star goes all out for "Allure" spread

Civil Rights Leader Gardner C. Taylor Dies at 96

An influential voice is lost but his legacy will live on forever

Rev. Al Sharpton Comes to OWN

Get to know more about the Civil Rights activist

WVON-AM 1690 Presents: Black Leader Debate

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