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Obama Civil Rights Movement

This Is By Far The Smartest Piece Ever Written On Obama And The Civil Rights Movement

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2013 | Politics

Exactly half a century after Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his iconic "I Have A Dream" speech, President Barack Obama stood on the same spot on th...

Dreams of the Godmother: Remembering Ella Baker at the Inauguration

Jeff Biggers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Biggers

Like so many unrecognized women in the Civil Rights movement and presidential campaigns, Ella Baker played a giant role in moving along our nation's struggle for social justice.

Civil Rights and American Politics

Bob Starks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Bob Starks

Let us hope that Senator Obama understands the significance of all of those August 28ths that we now commemorate.