Civil rights movement
NEW YORK (AP) — When 250,000 marchers converged on Washington in August 1963, the issues were jobs and freedom. Now, as the crowds come together to mark the 50th anniversary of that seminal event in […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Civil rights activist Rosa Parks is taking her place among American historical figures in the U.S. Capitol.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — It’s common today for survivors of tragedies like the mass shooting in Newtown to get counseling. But a survivor of one historic event 50 years ago says things were different back then.