Tag: Civil Rights Movement

The Woman Behind ‘Hidden Figures’ Has More Stories About Unsung ...

Hidden Figures stunned everyone late last year as one of the top-grossing films at the box office.

Lawsuit Filed Over Civil Rights Protest Anthem

"We Shall Overcome" became a poignant anthem for the civil rights movement

Update: So, THIS is Why Dick Gregory is Trending

Living legend chats with The Breakfast Club about race relations, conspiracies and more!

Ark. Gov.: Remove Robert E. Lee from King holiday

Governor wants King to be celebrated separately

Rosa Parks’ Heirs Lose Legal Battle Against Target

Lawsuit was a matter of matters of public interest and celebrity image

Trending: #CivilRightsTwitter

Is hashtag funny or cutting close to offensive?

Black Bodies: Songs On America’s Moral Authority

Three music videos that illustrate the societal landscape and prominence of #BlackLivesMatter

Visual: The Work of Julian Bond

Remembering the work of an icon

Taraji P. Henson Back on the Big Screen

"Empire" star takes on challenging, emotional new role

Opinion: Pool Party Bias, History Repeating

Caution: Swimming while Black

Marchers Honor “Bloody Sunday”

Tens of thousands of people traveled to Selma for 50th Anniversary

Civil Rights Leader Creates Comic Book for New Generation

Congressman John Lewis has released volume two of "March"

Google Commissions Artist Ekua Holmes for MLK Doodle

Artist displays message of unity and "chain of change"

Steve McQueen to Direct Paul Robeson Biopic

Actor-singer was involved in the Civil Rights Movement

Buffett heir buys Rosa Parks archive

The items, including her Presidential Medal of Freedom, will be given to a museum

Kanye On Paparazzi Fight: A Civil Rights Movement

The rapper equates paparazzi fighting to sit-ins in the '60s

National Youth Activists Launch Freedom Summer Campaign

There is still hope and innovative efforts moving forth in advocating change.

CNN Presents ‘A Long March to Freedom’

The 2-hour episode features Diane Nash, John Lewis & other activists

PHOTOS: A Look Back at Freedom Summer

Check out these historic images from our archives

Unsung Sheroes: 10 Historical Black Women Figures

Check out these extraordinary women you might not know

Bob Adelman Reflects on the Civil Rights Movement

A look at the iconic photographer's Civil Rights pictures 50 years later