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Four Photos from the Martin Luther King Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony

Five Photos from the Martin Luther King Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony at the U.S. Capitol this week.  On Tuesday, legendary civil rights leader Dr....

“Serious Concerns”: Civil Rights Group Questions Obama’s Confederate Flag Nominee

Leadership Conference Has "Serious Concerns" Regarding Obama's Michael Boggs Appointment. On the eve of what could be a lively confirmation hearing featuring two controversial...

March on Washington: Details Around 50th Anniversary Emerge

A day before the Supreme Court voted 5-4 to kill a major provision of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, a group of civil rights...

“State of Voting Rights” Hearing Today, Wade Henderson’s Testimony

Wade Henderson, President of The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, will testify this morning at the Senate Judiciary Committee on the state of...

After Long Season of Suppression, Supreme Court to Hear Case on...

By Hazel Trice Edney The U.S. Supreme Court agreed earlier this month to hear a challenge to the Voting Rights Act (VRA). The court will hear...

Civil Rights Leaders Rally at Supreme Court on Affirmative Action

Today the U.S. Supeme Court will being hearing arguments on affirmative action.  A wide range of organizations are holding a rally at the court...