- New project at Atlanta museum focuses on LGBT civil rights Updated: Sep-02-15 8:31 pm
ATLANTA - Leaders of an Atlanta museum want the space focused on modern and historic civil rights to contribute to a national push to ensure LGBT rights, particularly in southern states.
- Racial identity of activist questioned but does it matter? Updated: Aug-24-15 4:58 am
Questions about the racial identity of a well-known activist in the "Black Lives Matter" movement have stirred controversy and drawn a blistering response. But the central question remains: Does his race matter?
- Anti-government protesters take to streets across Brazil Updated: Aug-16-15 6:47 pm
SAO PAULO - Brazilians took to the streets of cities and towns across the country Sunday for anti-government protests being watched as a barometer of discontent with the increasingly unpopular President Dilma Rousseff.
- 'Selma' director DuVernay to get museum's Freedom Award Updated: Aug-07-15 6:46 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - "Selma" director Ava DuVernay will receive the Freedom Award handed out by the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis.