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NAACP Begins 'Journey to Justice' March From Selma to Washington, D.C.
More than 200 supporters have joined the civil rights group for the 860-mile trek....


Commentary: Hillary Clinton's Bold Move on Voting Rights
Presidential candidate wants an automatic voter registration process implemented across America....


Obama to Focus on Civil Rights Struggles Past and Present
President plans a speech for Saturday in Selma....


Obama Asks for $50 Million to Restore Civil Rights Sites
The president's budget includes money for improvements at the national historical trail from Selma ...


Civil Rights Leaders Want Action on Voting Rights Amendment Act
Civil and voting rights groups urge Congress to move forward on the Voting Rights Amendment Act....


Holder Vows to Defend Voting Rights Until His Last Day in Office
Attorney General Eric Holder remains steadfast in the fight to protect voting rights....


Police Arrest Black LGBT Activist for Distributing Voting Rights Leaflets
Ty Turner was detained at a rally in Charlotte, North Carolina, condemning the state's record on ra...


MLK III Reflects on Voting Rights as Congress Honors His Parents
Martin Luther King III came to Washington to receive a posthumous gold medal for his parents, but s...


Historic Civil Rights Act of 1965 Celebrates a Bittersweet Birthday
The Voting Rights Act of 1965 turns 48 today, and since it was signed into law it has been met with...


Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Part of Voting Rights Act
The Supreme Court rules Congress must decide which states must get permission to change voting laws...


What's Next for the Voting Rights Act?
Black leaders discuss the future of the Voting Rights Act....


Attorney Gen. Eric Holder Launches Voting Rights Fight in Texas
Attorney General Eric Holder announces his agency has asked a court to require Texas to seek pre-cl...


Watch the First Trailer for Ava DuVernay's Selma
David Oyelowo plays Martin Luther King Jr. in the drama....


Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Voting Rights Case
The United States Supreme Court said it will review the constitutionality of a landmark portion of ...


BET Hosts Town Hall on Voting Rights
The Apollo Theater and BET Networks will partner to present "Vote Like Your Life Depends On It,” a ...


Introducing What's at Stake
BET web series starts open dialogue about topics that matter to young African-Americans....


Redistricting and Voting Rights Roundup
South Carolina and Texas are not giving up on the fight to preserve their new voting laws....


This Day in Black History: Aug. 6, 1965
The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on Aug. 6, 1965....


NAACP Convention to Tackle New Voting Laws
This year's NAACP national convention is focusing on voter participation and the civil rights organ...


Selma Coming to High Schools Everywhere
Paramount to give free DVDs of film to every high school in the U.S....

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