Civil Rights

  • WATCH: Police Shoot Black Man With Hands Up

    Jerame Reid was shot and killed by police on December 30, 2014 during a traffic stop in Bridgeton, New Jersey. The man was unarmed but has a violent history.

  • WATCH: Black Instagram Comedian Gets Attacked by Police

  • Ferguson Protesters File $40 Million Civil Rights Lawsuit [DOC]

  • Althea Gibson Photos: The Pictures You Need to See

  • Althea Gibson: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • RIP Maya Angelou: Photos to Remember an American Icon

    Maya Angelou is dead at 86. These pictures pay tribute to the legendary poet, author and activist.

  • Maya Angelou Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • PHOTOS: Dorothy Irene Height — a Tribute to the Late Civil Rights Leader

  • Dorothy Irene Height: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • PHOTOS: Chokwe Lumumba, the Jackson Mayor & Civil Rights Lawyer Who Died After 8 Months in Office

  • ‘Straights Only Please’: Tenn. Theatre Bans Gays From Auditioning

    A Christian-themed Gatlinburg, Tennessee theatre doesn't want gays in its musicals.

  • PHOTO GALLERY: The 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s March on Washington

  • Here’s Russell Simmons’ Harriet Tubman ‘Sex Tape’ That Sparked Outrage on Youtube

  • Dick Brings Lap Dance Taxation to Supreme Court With Famed Free Speech Lawyer

  • Vandals Deface Jackie Robinson Statue With Racial Slurs & Swastikas

  • Lil Wayne Dropped By Mountain Dew Over Offensive Rap Verse

  • Civil Rights Icon Dr. Maxine Smith Dies: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Rush Limbaugh in Favor of Black People Shooting Police Officers