Tag: National Monument

The Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument [Photos]

In one of his final acts as Chief Executive, President Obama announced that several sites in and around downtown Birmingham, Ala., would be designated as ...

Obama Announces New National Monuments

In last days of presidency, Obama shows continuous commitment to civil rights

Obama Designates Chicago Monument

President turning South Side neighborhood into national monument

Obama: ‘Today we celebrate Cesar Chavez’

The labor leader, who died in 1993, is buried on the site where monument was dedicated

Obama to make Chavez home nat’l monument

KEENE, Calif. — Maria Ybarra’s trailer is one of two left on the property that for over two decades was home to Latino labor leader ...