Aug. 28, 1955: The day Emmett Till launched a movement

Aug. 28, 1955: The day Emmett Till launched a movement

Ernie Suggs, myAJC, 08/24/2017

The lynching death of a 14-year-old black boy in Mississippi awakened the country to the horrors of racism

When Black Hair Violates The Dress Code

When Black Hair Violates The Dress Code

Kayla Lattimore, NPR, 07/17/2017

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#BlackLivesMatter: The Right vs Wrong Side of History

#BlackLivesMatter: The Right vs Wrong Side of History

Marcella White Campbell, Jewish&, 08/19/2016

When I was nine years old, my family sat me down to watch the landmark documentary Eyes on the Prize.

March: Book Three

March: Book Three

John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell, 08/02/2016

To carry out their nonviolent revolution, Lewis and an army of young activists launch a series of innovative campaigns, including the Freedom Vote, Mississippi Freedom Summer, and an all-out battle for the soul of the Democratic Party waged live on national television.

Celebrating Heroes During Black History Month

Celebrating Heroes During Black History Month

Team Be’chol Lashon, Jewish&, 02/16/2016

If you had to pick one figure from Black history who inspires you, who would it be?

Praying with My Feet Because #BlackLivesMatter

Praying with My Feet Because #BlackLivesMatter

Rabbi Ruth Abusch-Magder, Jewish&, 08/18/2015

What was it like to walk in the wilderness from Egypt to the Promised Land?

Julian Bond, Charismatic Civil Rights Leader, Dies at 75

Julian Bond, Charismatic Civil Rights Leader, Dies at 75

Roy Reed, 08/16/2015

Julian Bond, a charismatic figure of the 1960s civil rights movement, a lightning rod of the anti-Vietnam War campaign and a lifelong champion of equal rights, notably as chairman of the N.A.A.C.P., died on Saturday night in Fort Walton Beach, Fla.

March: Book Two

March: Book Two

John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell, 01/20/2015

After the success of the Nashville sit-in campaign, John Lewis is more committed than ever to changing the world through nonviolence — but as he and his fellow Freedom Riders board a bus into the vicious heart of the deep south, they will be tested like never before.

March: Book One

March: Book One

John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell, 08/13/2013

March is a vivid first-hand account of John Lewis' lifelong struggle for civil and human rights, meditating in the modern age on the distance traveled since the days of Jim Crow and segregation. Rooted in Lewis' personal story, it also reflects on the highs and lows of the broader civil rights movement.