Submitted photo CHRONICLE STAFF REPORT To commemorate the holiday to remember civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Ministers’ Conference of Winston-Salem and Vicinity (MCWSV) sponsored a one-mile
Imam Griggs Guest Columnist Salaam Dr. King: It’s been almost 50 years since your fateful appointment with destiny on the balcony of the Lorraine Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. Time and willful
BY CASH MICHAELS FOR THE CHRONICLE “Sit-in museum owes $933,155 in loan repayment by 2018.” “Audit reports debt and loss for civil rights museum; director disagrees.” “Greensboro civil rights museum owes
Tom H. Hastings Guest Columnist Rights. We are inundated with a great deal of loose talk about “rights.” What sorts of them? Legal rights. Civil rights. Natural rights. Human rights.
Jason Leclerc Guest Columnist Whether patriots disguised as “Indians” or heirs of [Crispus] Attucks at a Woolworth’s lunch counter or
BY CASH MICHAELS FOR THE CHRONICLE The untimely death of veteran black journalist George E. Curry has saddened not only
It is in-conceivable in this year of 2016 that we have a presumptive candidate of a major political party running on a platform of racism, sexism, bigotry and hatred.
Photo by Tevin Stinson The daughters of Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz sat down with WFU professor Michele Gillespie to
By Donna Rogers The Chronicle 2015 began with a question for Winston-Salem: Is racism America’s Berlin Wall? Chronicle Publisher Ernie
Above: AP File Photo- Amelia Boynton, in wheelchair next to President Obama, at the 50th anniversary celebration of the Selma to