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Carl Westmoreland was Cincinnati Civil Rights activist, preservationist

Carl Westmoreland, a renowned Civil Rights activist in Cincinnati and African American history and community preservationist throughout the country, died…

‘Your freedom and my freedom are bound together.’

“Your freedom and my freedom are bound together” was the theme for events held in Cincinnati on Monday, January 17,…

Martin Luther King Jr. Day March

The MLK Day march started at the Freedom Center at 10:30 a.m. People marched the streets all the way to…

Many say education of King’s life, legacy remains critical for young people

More than a half-century after the death of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., many of America’s youth are still…

IN MEMORIAM: Civil Rights Icon Vernon Jordan Dies at 85

Vernon Jordan, the former National Urban League president and civil rights leader. Photo provided By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire…

John Lewis, congressman and civil rights icon, dies at age 80

By: Scripps National ATLANTA, Ga. – U.S. Rep. John Lewis has died at the age of 80, according to multiple…

Civil Rights Icon and Congressman John Lewis Announces Cancer Diagnosis

The LBJ Foundation honors Congressman John Dingell and Senator Carl Levin with the LBJ Liberty & Justice for All Award…