UCLA names building after civil rights icon

University dedicates labor center building to Rev. James Lawson Jr., champion of civil and worker rights…

Atty. Ben Crump releases statement on shooting

MONROE COUNTY, Penn. –– Nationally renowned civil rights and personal injury attorney Ben Crump released the following…

Plans for Harriet Tubman Bridge unveiled

Abolitionist to be honored with new bridge in Syracuse

Enjoy the journey at the National Civil Rights Museum

MEMPHIS, TENN (News4usonline) – Walking through all the myriad of exhibits on display at the National…

Biden speaks to the heart of voting rights

President Joe Bidens goes after the Big Lie while addressing voting rights

Blacks and Latinos were the X-factors in Biden’s win

The great divide. Democrat. Republican. The 2020 Presidential Election was split down the middle of America’s…

Voting is a matter of civic duty for student-athletes

This year’s election may have been the most impactful and influential voting season the United States…

John Carlos and the ’68 Olympics protest: ‘There was no fear’

Black consciousness is nothing new.  So the reaction to the killings of George Floyd and Breonna…

Congressman John Lewis remembered: ‘The world has lost a legend’

The Congressional Black Caucus released the following statement on the passing of House Ways and Means…

Larry Aubry: The journalistic soul of an activist

There are but a handful of journalists I have grown to have unadulterated respect for. Two…

Criminal charges dismissed against Black Lives Matter Los Angeles leader

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Civil rights attorney Carl Douglas announced all criminal charges against Black Lives…

Terrorist leader prison sentence brings justice for black families

WASHINGTON – Five years after being terrorized by a violent hate crime, justice was served for…

Black workers are public sector workers

Racism and white supremacy are powerful, shapeshifting forces. They have persisted in our culture, politics and…

NAACP Image Awards brings out the glam crowd

Dennis J. FreemanI write about sports, racial and social justice, culture, and everything else in between.…