Tag: selma

Idris Elba, David Oyelowo Honored by Queen

The actors were recognized by Queen Elizabeth II for their services in drama

Church Members, Pastor Hailed After Shooting

Pastor, members of congregation praised as heroes

Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies

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

Ava DuVernay to Receive Freedom Award

She will be honored by the National Civil Rights Museum

NAACP Kicks Off 860-Mile March

"Journey for Justice" meant to call attention to racial disparities in country

Ava DuVernay: Why She Passed On ‘Black Panther’

"It wasn't really going to be an Ava DuVernay film"

Ala. Senate Votes To Rename Historic Selma Bridge

The bridge is currently named after Edmund Pettus of the Ku Klux Klan

Ava DuVernay: Storytelling Her Way

JET talks to dynamic filmmaker about her path and TV's faux progress

Every U.S. High School to receive copy of ‘Selma’

Paramount hopes to reach all 18 million high school students

Obama Makes Hilarious Appearance on Jimmy Kimmel

The President reads mean tweets and talks Ferguson and ... um ... aliens

Diane Nash Didn’t Go to Selma Because of Bush

She said Bush stood for violence and war when Selma was about nonviolence

First Family Photos at Selma

Family honors 50th anniversary of "Blood Sunday"

Marchers Honor “Bloody Sunday”

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

Week-long Selma March Starts Today

They're marching for the right to vote ... again

Was Selma’s Bridge Named After a Klansman?

Edmund Pettus was a Confederate general

Obama to Invoke Civil Rights Past, Present in Selma

President Obama to speak on Selma anniversary

John Legend & Common Wow with Oscar ‘Glory’

The duo won for "Best Original Song"

Oscars Draw Attention to Diversity Issues

One step forward, ten steps back?