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Civil Rights Movement

Obama Says New Black History Museum Tells Story Of America

President Barack Obama on Saturday expressed hope that a new national museum showcasing the African American experience will bring Americans together at a time of racial upheaval.

September 24, 2016

Top Reads For News Junkies: ‘Walking With The Wind: A Memoir Of The Movement’

John Lewis’ memoir ‘Walking With The Wind’ recounts his remarkable journey from activist to Congressman.

March 7, 2015

Author And Poet Maya Angelou Dies At 86

By Elizabeth Leland, The Charlotte Observer “She was an extraordinary, charismatic person,” Edwin Wilson, a former provost at Wake Forest University where Angelou taught, told The Charlotte Observer years ago. “She had a way of bringing an audience very much to within her grasp.” After Bill Clinton was elected president in 1992, he asked her […]

May 28, 2014