Elected to the Georgia state Senate in 1868, Tunis G. Campbell spent his life championing the rights of Black people, meeting ...
The suit makes multiple allegations about the Williamson County Sheriff's Office and claims the agency encouraged a culture ...
Wilton Gregory, the first African American to be named as cardinal and known as a refined diplomat, made headlines when he ...
For Black residents of Sumter County, the fight for representation echoed the civil rights era. For white residents, it ...
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In 2005, civil rights icon Rosa Parks died at age 92. Parks gave new impetus to the rights movement in 1955 when she refused ...
Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination to the Supreme Court both violates our core democratic norms related to judicial legitimacy, ...
All these policies that were once denounced as dangerously "socialist" by Republicans have become mainstays of the American ...
The prospects of judicial approval of the Equal Rights Amendment have taken a quiet step backward with a ruling that said ...
Civil Rights Group Demands Action by State of Louisiana to Remedy Violations of Federal Voting Rights LawNEW ORLEANS, Oct. 23, 2020VOTE demands Louisiana stop violating the voting rights of formerly ...
Tens of thousands of Minnesotans with felony convictions are prohibited from voting every year because they haven’t finished ...
Congress could adopt the Democracy Restoration Act, which would allow those not incarcerated to vote in federal elections.
Heather Matarazzo discussed her work as LGBTQ equality pioneer Phyllis Lyon on the HBO Max docuseries 'Equal.' ...