Tag "Selma"

Amelia Boynton remembered as the ‘Rosa Parks’ of Selma movement

    Amelia Boynton remembered as the ‘Rosa Parks’  of Selma movement

Above: AP File Photo- Amelia Boynton, in wheelchair next to President Obama, at the 50th anniversary celebration of the Selma to Montgomery March. By George E. Curry, NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON  – Amelia

Read Full Article

Voting rights teach-in a part of Monday events

    Voting rights teach-in a part of Monday events

In above photo: (left) UNCG Student and Ignite N.C. member Femi Shittu, (right) East Ward City Council Member Derwin Montgomery  By Nikki Baldwin For the Chronicle On Monday, July 13,

Read Full Article

N.C. voting law case is being heard in federal court

    N.C. voting law case is  being heard in federal court

In above photo: Bishop Todd Fulton speaks at press conference trial (Photo by Todd Luck for The Chronicle) Several lawsuits have been united into one; trial will last weeks North

Read Full Article

Commentary: More support is needed after rally, march

    Commentary: More support is needed after rally, march

In above photo: A sign motivates the faithful at the Winston-Salem NAACP Branch reception on Saturday, July 11. (Photo by Donna Rogers) Thousands came out to the historic march and rally

Read Full Article

Commentary: ‘THIS IS OUR SELMA!’

    Commentary: ‘THIS IS OUR SELMA!’

In photo above: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remember our fight of yesterday; get ready for new fight William J.

Read Full Article

Obama marks Selma March milestone

    Obama marks Selma March milestone

(Above: AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin- President Barack Obama, fourth from left, listens to Rep. John Lewis, (D-Ga.), as he speaks about

Read Full Article

Editorial: Black History Month ending, but not work in community

    Editorial: Black History Month ending, but not work in community

Black History Month 2015 will end in a few days. All month media, organizations and businesses have given tidbits about

Read Full Article

Move to help students see ‘Selma’ continues nationwide

    Move to help students see ‘Selma’ continues nationwide

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. ­– An additional five cities have joined the massive national campaign by African-American business leaders to raise funds

Read Full Article

Sigma Betas engaged on MLK Day

    Sigma Betas engaged on MLK Day

(Above: Submitted Photos- The young members work in Odd Fellows Cemetery.) On the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, members of the

Read Full Article

Editorial: ‘Selma’ not just a film

    Editorial: ‘Selma’ not just a film

The movie “Selma,” released nationwide on Friday, Jan. 9, depicts events leading up to the celebrated civil rights march from

Read Full Article

Search wschronicle.com

Featured Sponsor

Subscribe to Daily Digital

Categories

Archives

More Sponsors