Coretta Scott King was the wife of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. She was also a respected human rights advocate, mother, and leader.

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University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing has been charged with the murder of Samuel Dubose during a traffic stop that was all caught on Tensing’s body cam.

12 months ago 2 Comments

Participants of the Movement for Black Lives at Cleveland State University harassed reporter Brandon Blackwell for recording their demonstration for Sam DuBose.

12 months ago 6 Comments

Paul Davis is a Caucasian man who lives in an apartment in Tampa, Florida. His downstairs neighbor, an African-American woman, thinks he walks too loud.

1 year ago 8 Comments

Ida B. Wells, an African-American journalist, suffragist and early Civil Rights movement leader, is celebrated on her 153rd birthday with a Google Doodle.

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Harper Lee’s “Go Set a Watchman”, sequel to “To Kill A Mockingbird”, came out today. Eager readers are wondering about the rumor that Atticus Finch is now a bigot.

1 year ago 2 Comments

A video showing an African-American man running up behind a truck stuck in slow traffic and removing a Confederate battle flag from its trailer has gone viral.

1 year ago 2 Comments

David Vincent Moore and his partner live in Morehead, Kentucky. They went to the Rowan County courthouse to get married but were denied a license by the clerk Kim Davis.

1 year ago 4 Comments

A Billings, Montana polygamist is threatening to file a lawsuit after being denied a marriage license for his second wife after same-sex marriage was legalized.

1 year ago 6 Comments

Disturbing cell phone footage has been released showing an LGBT activist waving a rainbow flag being attacked by Turkish police with a water cannon.

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Chuck Netzhammer went to Walmart to get an edible image cake printed with the Confederate flag. Walmart denied his request, but accepted the Islamic State flag.

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The Supreme Court of the United States has legalized same sex marriage in all 50 states with a 5-4 ruling, citing the 14th Amendment. Join the celebration.

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June 19 is known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day, or Emancipation Day, and marks the abolition of slavery throughout the Confederate South and Texas.

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Dylann Storm Roof is the suspect in a mass shooting at the Emanuel AME church in Charleston. Nine people are dead, including Clementa Pinckney, a state senator.

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A female reporter covering the Baltimore protests over the death of Freddie Gray was robbed of her equipment by youths participating in the coinciding riots and looting.

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President Barack Obama greeted thousands Saturday at the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Civil Rights marches from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.

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