A steering committee including grassroots activists, organizers, educators, scholars, and faith leaders, convened a conference on the Black Radical Tradition.
Expressing solidarity with Muslims under attack, he declared, "If any mother has to fear for her child going to school, our community has failed."
The Catholic pacifist affiliated with the Catholic Worker movement, attended a rally held near the Armed Forces Induction Center in Manhattan.
Planned Parenthood remains the only resource in terms of OB/GYN care for hundreds of thousands of women with few to no other options.
Born on this date in 1941 in Greenville, S.C., he is an American civil rights activist, Baptist minister, politician, and columnist.
Time is of the essence to reverse the IRS plan to revoke this group's tax exempt status.
The American peace activist and former Roman Catholic priest, was born on this date in 1923.
"We will insist that our elected and appointed officials act on behalf of us, our common home and the poor."
He is the first pope in history to address a joint session of Congress.
Speaking from a White House porch to a huge, ecstatic, cheering crowd, Francis did not mince words in his rebuke of climate change deniers.