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Gay Rights Supporters Gird For Fight In Mississippi Beyond Marriage

Despite some social and legislative progress to “pry open the Southern closet,” some Tupelo residents want to criminalize homosexuality.

April 1, 2015

Jimmy Carter: ‘We Must Accommodate Changing Times But Cling To Principles That Never Change’

Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas—Former President Jimmy Carter said that although much progress has been made on human rights in the United States and around the world, much still needs to be done. Speaking to LBJ Presidential Library Director Mark Updegrove at the Civil Rights Summit, the 39th president said women’s issues — including wage disparity, […]

April 9, 2014