civil rights

Perhaps someone needs to organize a march to protest the King family mess. Bernice King, the daughter of  Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., held a…

Is it fair to compare homosexuality and blackness when it comes to discrimination and equal rights? No comparison people make my soul cringe when they compare the two it’s absolutely ridiculous The only comparable thing is discrimination, but I don’t believe that civil rights and gender are on the same level beyond that. Rights are […]

It’s no secret that some of the nation’s school can be unsafe, even dangerous. To address that issue – and solve for others – the…

President Obama has nominated a former Mumia Abu-Jamal lawyer, Debo Adegbile, to head up the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice. The nomination…

Today marks the 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King “I have a dream” speech; thousands will descend upon the Washington monument to commemorate what so many marched for 50 years ago. Although this is a special occasion worthy to be celebrated, there is portion of the movement that never got recognize or given the […]

With the continuing challenges of Black America in mind, despite our first African-American president, it’s a good time to come together. This year marks the…

Via Foxbaltimore.com A person whose familiar with the White House deliberations says that President Obama will nominate Justice Department Official Thomas Perez to lead the Labor Department. This person spoke anonymously because there has not been an official announcement.  Perez has lead the Civil Right’s Justice Department since 2009 and he would officially be the […]