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Remembering The Victories Of The 1964 Civil Rights Act

'Freedom Summer' Filmmaker: Struggle for Voting Rights 'Isn't ...

3:15pm When a group of mostly white college students traveled to the heart of the Jim Crow South to help African American citizens register to vote in June of 1964, they had no idea just how difficult the task would be, nor of the lasting impact ... ABC News, 1 month ago

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Mississippi's Modern 'Jim Crow' Law Now In Effect

Mississippi's Religious Freedom Restoration Act now allows businessowners to turn away LGBT customers if they claim their existence conflicts with their religion. The law passed in April and was quickly signed by Republican governor Phil Bryant; ...
 Gay.com3 weeks ago

North Carolina voter recalls Jim Crow tactics in testimony against new law

It was 1940, and Rosanell Eaton, aged 19, was exercising her right to vote in a presidential election for the first time. At least, she wanted to. When she turned up at the polling station in
 Big News Network3 weeks ago Rights Groups Call for Halt to 'Worst Since Jim Crow' Voting Law  Common Dreams3 weeks ago North Carolina voter law challenged: 'the worst suppression since Jim Crow'  Austin American Statesman3 weeks ago Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds voter ID law  Sify2 hours ago

Pattern Matching, the New Jim Crow

Google recently released a report containing the percentage of its African American employees. It was reported that there are 1 percent African American in technology roles and 2 percent African Americans in leadership roles. These findings were ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago

50 years ago, 'Freedom Summer' changed South, US

Roy DeBerry learned at an early age what could happen to a black boy who violated Mississippi's Jim Crow-era social code. His teacher at the one-room church school outside town had arranged for porters to toss copies of the Chicago Defender, Jet and other ...
 Sify1 month ago

Opinion: Inequality persists in health care

(CNN) - Growing up in the Jim Crow-era South, we saw firsthand the great disparities in health care suffered by African-Americans. The lack of access to basic services, the dearth of black physicians and the often overtly racist attitudes of white ...
 Channel40002 weeks ago Shocking lapses in health care  CNN2 weeks ago

Minneapolis Restaurant, 'Bar Louie,' Sparks Outrage With 'Jim Crow' Dress Code

A Minneapolis bar's new dress has code sparked a controversy among its patrons. Many customers feel that Bar Louie's list of prohibited clothing items has proved itself as a discriminatory policy toward stereotypical African-American dress, Fox 9 ...
 Huffington Post Black Voices3 weeks ago Bar Louie's new dress code is strangely targeted at African-Americans  RollingOut2 weeks ago Racist Dress Code: Minneapolis Eatery Under Fire, Might As Well Say No Black Folks Allowed  Inquisitr3 weeks ago

Harrison House a reminder of Las Vegas segregated past becomes a landmark

, inside the Harrison House, where black entertainers and others stayed when Jim Crow-like laws ruled
 Big News Network2 weeks ago

The Criminalization of Elementary Students

Printer-friendly version While reading Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow , my thoughts kept on returning to the elementary students I work with at an after-school program. Nearly two-thirds have had a parent incarcerated—and just this past ...
 Tolerance.org3 weeks ago
Media Matters for America

NRA Speak: "Well Regulated" Means "No Regulation" and "Regulation" Means "Jim Crow"

NRA News' Dom Raso is at it again, this time with the claim that gun regulations are as great a violation of civil rights, and as great a violation of the Constitution, as Jim Crow laws that ensured African Americans remained second-class citizens ...
 Daily Kos3 weeks ago NRA: Gun Regulations Are "Equally As Unconstitutional" As Jim Crow Laws  Media Matters for America3 weeks ago
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