Martin Luther King Jr., Wife Honored with Medal
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Martin Luther King Jr., Wife Honored with Medal

Connor Radnovich, ASSOCIATED PRESS   WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders commemorated the 50th anniversary of…

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Bush Says Education Achievement Gap is ‘Scandalous’
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Bush Says Education Achievement Gap is ‘Scandalous’

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief AUSTIN, Texas (NNPA) – Former President George W. Bush…

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Obama to Focus Civil Rights Message on Voting
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Obama to Focus Civil Rights Message on Voting

JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after hailing the Civil Rights Act…

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Obama Says Civil Rights Movement Opened Door for His Election
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Obama Says Civil Rights Movement Opened Door for His Election

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief AUSTIN, Texas (NNPA) – With civil rights legends Andrew…

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Bill Clinton Says Voter ID Laws Undermine Civil Rights Progress
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Bill Clinton Says Voter ID Laws Undermine Civil Rights Progress

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief AUSTIN, TEXAS (NNPA) – Former President Bill Clinton praised…

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Jimmy Carter Says His Life Shaped by ‘Black Culture’
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Jimmy Carter Says His Life Shaped by ‘Black Culture’

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief AUSTIN, Texas (NNPA) – Although he grew up in…

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Reflecting on Progress, Obama Honors Civil Rights
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Reflecting on Progress, Obama Honors Civil Rights

JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Barack Obama was 2 years old when…

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Obama to Speak at LBJ Civil Rights Summit
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Obama to Speak at LBJ Civil Rights Summit

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama will speak at an April…

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