Flag down, but what happens now?

...100, according to the Bureau of Justice Statistics.The South went through a major symbolism shift during the civil rights movement, when the signage of Jim Crow laws - like "Whites Only" and "Colored Only" signs on water fountains, restaurants...
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Author celebrates magic of 'Bewitched'

...episode - "Sisters at Heart" from the seventh season. "The whole episode is on acceptance and tolerance. The civil rights movement was going on, and the show reflected that."Favorite Darrin - "I will probably give the stock answer that Dick...
South Carolina gov: Confederate flag comes down today

...banner began flying at the Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement.Compelled to act by the slaughter of nine African-Americans...remained there to represent official opposition to the civil rights movement.Mass protests against the flag decades later led...
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S. Carolina lawmakers vote to debate flag

...anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War, and lawmakers decided in 1962 to keep it there in response to the civil rights movement. After mass protests, a smaller, square version was moved to the flagpole out front in 2000.Some lawmakers...
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Outside editorial: Amid anger, comfort the grieving

...Carolina, a church that served as a bulwark of the civil rights movement and gave birth to one of the most ambitious slave...and continued its activism. By the time of the civil rights movement, it was only natural that the Rev. Martin Luther...
Pride week events June 12-21

...June to commemorate the Stonewall riots in Greenwich Village on June 28, 1969, a watershed moment in the LGBTQ civil rights movement. Juneau Pride presents a wide variety of events to unite the community in support of freedom from discrimination...
Tlingit civil rights hero William Paul Sr. remembered

...ceremonies Debra O'Gara, Ruddy pointed out that Paul and others who worked alongside him were trailblazers in the civil rights movement not just in Alaska, but in the entire nation."This is significant political history," Ruddy said. "And...
Events observe 150 years since Civil War's unofficial end

...and has worked with others in this county of 15,000 to make the legacy of the Civil War relevant through the Civil Rights movement and beyond.The Reynolds story, he says, was "hidden in plain sight."Reynolds was left by her masters...
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A taste of black history

...context of Ellington's life and music, from Jim Crow Laws in place at the time of his birth in 1899 through the civil rights movement and his death in 1974.Providing entertainment through the night were Lee, Salissa Thole, Sherry Patterson...
Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, dies

...out on the court on that fateful date in 1950, this remarkable man rightfully earned his place in the historic civil rights movement and, more important, he opened the door to equality in America."Lloyd helped the Syracuse Nationals win the...


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