#Civil Rights

  • Article: Canada’s New $10 Bill Will Feature a Black Female Civil Rights Activist
    Girls & Women

    Canada’s New $10 Bill Will Feature a Black Female Civil Rights Activist

    By Colleen Curry|Dec. 12, 2016|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Viola Desmond is known as “Canada’s Rosa Parks.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Times Bob Dylan’s Lyrics Showed He's a Global Citizen
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    5 Times Bob Dylan’s Lyrics Showed He's a Global Citizen

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 13, 2016

    Dylan’s music speaks to issues old and new. Read more

  • Article: Meet American Girl’s newest doll, a young black girl from the Civil Rights Era
    Girls & Women

    Meet American Girl’s newest doll, a young black girl from the Civil Rights Era

    By Megha Cherian |Feb. 23, 2016

    Melody Ellison is the company’s latest African-American doll just in time for Black History Month. Read more

  • Article: 12 must watch films for Black History Month
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    12 must watch films for Black History Month

    By Megha Cherian |Feb. 23, 2016

    Watch these amazing movies & documentaries on black history and identity this month or any month. Read more

  • Article: The words of Julian Bond, a civil rights icon, an activist for equality and one of my most memorable professors
    Citizenship

    The words of Julian Bond, a civil rights icon, an activist for equality and one of my most memorable professors

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 18, 2015

    A person who dedicated his life to ending inequality has left the world too soon. Read more