A former congresswoman who served with John Lewis looks back on the legacy of a civil rights icon.
The late congressman, a beloved friend and inspiration to me, worked tirelessly to end voter suppression practices that are still being deployed today. We must take up the fight.
Now, more than ever, we must learn from the example set by a great man.
Rubio deleted the original tweet and then shared a video of himself with Lewis at a Martin Luther King celebration.
"To those who have said, 'Be patient and wait,' we have long said that we cannot be patient. We do not want our freedom gradually, but we want to be free now! We are tired. We are tired of being beaten by policemen. We are tired of seeing our people locked up in jail over and over again."
In words and pictures a look at racial progress, or the lack of it, in the US.
"We have a chance to rip the roots of systemic racism out of this country. We have a chance to live up to the words that founded this nation," the former vice president said in a new campaign video.
Collins Hill High School's principal says the school will be investigating an "inappropriate and racist" photo printed in the yearbook before taking "appropriate action with those involved."
Bernice King is the youngest child of the late Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King. She simply called NASCAR "family" on Wednesday.
400 organizations across the U.S., ranging from the National Bar Association to the National Association of Realtors, co-signed a letter to Congress demanding immediate police reform legislation in the wake of George Floyd's death.
The French DJ hosted a virtual concert in New York City on Saturday to raise money for coronavirus-related charities.
On Memorial Day, we remember those who have given their lives in service of their country.
Lowery, who died at the age of 98 on Friday, was often dubbed the "Dean" of the civil of the civil rights movement.
The Democratic strategist said she was "wrong" and sorry for her comments during a debate with Turner on Thursday night.
What is impressive about the range of activity of the week (in both geography and substance) is how strong Vice President Pence's messages have been.
"We can't even get a floor vote on Medicare for All, not even a floor vote that gets voted down," the progressive congresswoman from New York said.
The Irishman publicly praised the president on Twitter, while Trump congratulated him for his win in UFC 246 on Saturday night.
A recent Washington Post/Ipsos survey actually showed Sanders 12 points ahead of Biden among young black voters.
The eldest son of the civil rights activist said the African American community would exist in "a different way" if it was as well off as the president suggested.
One of the most famous speeches in history almost omitted the part about King's dream.
After his untimely assassination in 1968, cities across the country began hosting parades in his honor long before the U.S. declared the third Monday of January a federal holiday in 1986.
Decades after his death, King's words still inspire generations of people.
"Ironically, this outcome will only further embolden Second Amendment supporters to be even louder for their rights," a gun-rights group said in response.
We look at the hours of operation at various restaurant chains across the country for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
As the country celebrates the birth of Martin Luther King Jr., we look at the operating hours of some of the popular grocery stores on the national holiday.
Kristina Cook says the image of her posing with the gun making the comment has been circulated by her political opponents.
Fox News host Laura Ingraham suggested Martin Luther King Jr. would be unhappy that the Democrats are protesting about civil rights.