Members of the international peace group Global Network traveled to California's Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, to stand again with victims of nuclear war.
In the light of newly uncovered evidence, a campaign is now underway to exonerate Ethel Rosenberg.
Carter came of legal age in 1749; by then he owned 6500 acres of land and 100 slaves. Within his lifetime he freed 452 slaves, and more following his death.
Unanswered questions about the tragedy, and questions of cause and blame, have haunted survivors and investigators for 60 years.
Sunday is the day for families to meet through the border wall. The couple had come to see their daughter, Florita Galvez.
In February of this year, the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) issued a set of six stamps promoting the UN Free & Equal campaign.
In 1964, the brutal slayings of three civil rights workers rocked the country. Their deaths cast a spotlight on horrifice violence and injustice.
Two recent, very different, actions illustrate that although those in power have tried to repress it, the tradition of fighting racism in the South runs as deep as the racism itself.
This still popularly observed African American celebration honors the day when slaves in Texas heard they had been freed.
The civil rights activist, lawyer, and theologian, and an acknowledged lesbian, will soon lend her name to one of two new residential colleges.