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Medgar Evers Funeral

Murder in Tall Grass -- A Civil Rights Story

Malcolm Boyd | Posted 09.07.2013 | Religion
Malcolm Boyd

I remember as if it were yesterday. I had flown from my home in Detroit to Jackson, Miss., for the funeral of Medgar Evers, the African-American civil rights leader who was working as a field secretary for the NAACP in 1963.

LOOK: Black History Photo Of The Day

Posted 02.22.2013 | Black Voices

A picture is certainly worth a thousand words. What better way to celebrate Black History Month than by taking a moment to acknowledge the snapshots o...