By Elaine Neill Orr 8 min read
These six books of fiction and nonfiction, from works by Dr. Martin Luther King to Toni Morrison, bring the Civil Rights Movement alive.
By Tom Blunt 5 min read
With these author quotes ranging from Douglass to Du Bois, we can prepare for the times ahead by reading, writing, and dreaming our way to freedom.
By Nathan Gelgud 3 min read
In 1964, Malcolm X took a trip to Mecca that would change his philosophy forever. He returned to the United States determined to walk a more peaceful path.
By Jay A. Fernandez 7 min read
Fifty years after the formation of the Black Panther Party, how much do you really know about this piece of history? Let us help.
By Tom Blunt 4 min read
The closing lines of a book characterize the strange moment when reader and author finally say farewell to each other. Here are 12 of our favorites.