Selma is today

Suppressive voting rights efforts. Open racial taunts. Young black men losing their lives to law enforcement.…

Phi Beta Sigma to Sponsor Documentary of Congressman John Lewis

Washington, DC- The John Lewis Documentary Project is the much anticipated film documenting the life and…

The Power of ‘Selma’

The beauty of Paramount Pictures richly told civil rights drama “Selma” is not only the re-telling…

NAACP Image Awards a ‘Selma’ and ‘Black-ish’ Affair

One of the biggest nights during awards season and for the African-American community took place at…

‘Selma’ Topic of Discussion at NAACP Image Awards Luncheon

The 46th NAACP Image Awards is one of the many ways NAACP recognizes the greats in…

Stan Houston’s Defining Role in ‘Selma’

ATLANTA-Every actor dreams of that career-defining role, the one that lands him in a blockbuster film…

My Civil Rights Year—Selma, Louisiana and Mrs. Caulfield’s Butterbeans

Editor’s Note: The opening of the movie Selma rekindled vivid memories for New America Media editor Paul…

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr: A Legacy of Righteous Hope

By Dennis J. Freeman Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was not bigger than his famous “I…