Tag: civil rights
Federal suit says Albany’s plans to move residents from site would violate residents’ civil rights.
As protests continue in the North Bay city, federal investigators say they will review the shooting.
Update: Here is a transcript of President Obama’s speech at the 50th anniversary commemoration of the March on Washington. Video replays of today’s speeches below. President Obama Bill Clinton Jimmy Carter remembers Coretta Scott King John Lewis Oprah Winfrey
August 28 marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, when more than 250,000 peaceful demonstrators gathered at the Lincoln Memorial to push for a federal civil rights bill. On that day in 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I have a dream” speech. Unfortunately, King’s speech is difficult […]