Monday, June 26, 2017

Sharpton’s Network Opens “Freedom Summer” Office In Birmingham

Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network and his partners announce the grand opening of the new Freedom Summer National Headquarters in Birmingham to revive the spirit of Freedom Summer 1964 and voting rights, particularly...

Awards Ceremony Honors Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth’s Birthday

The Outcast Voters League and the Birmingham Metro Branch NAACP are hosting several events to celebrate the birthday and contributions of civil rights icon Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth March 18-22, including an awards ceremony with...

MLK Unity Breakfast on Jan. 20

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (January 2, 2014) - The 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast, held Monday, January 20 at 7am at the Boutwell Auditorium, will feature the Tenth Judicial Circuit of Alabama Judge...

Ensley Community Hosts Candidates Forum June 6

The Ensley Community will host a forum 6 p.m. Thursday, June 9, at the East Ensley Public Library for candidates running for the District 9 City Council seat. Residents want to discuss their concerns...

May 21 Forum Explores “Abject Failure” of New Cooper Green System

(Birmingham, AL May 17, 2013) – The leader of Jefferson County’s largest physicians group will speak at a community forum about why the new indigent healthcare system at Cooper Green is failing poor...

Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame Hosts Student Jazz Festival

The Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame will host the 6th Annual Student Jazz Band Festival scheduled for March 27-29, 2008. Since its inception in 2002, the festival has showcased some of the most...