Topic: Freedom Riders
Elwin Wilson was a reformed racist who publicly apologized for his violent acts. Wilson beat John Lewis of Georgia in 1961. Lewis later became a US congressman, and Wilson personally apologized to him.
As graduation nears, school districts are dealing with increasing pranks by high school seniors. These senior pranks, mostly harmless and done in good spirit, can escalate to vandalism. Where do school officials draw the line?
Freedom Riders celebrated: PBS is airing a new film called 'Freedom Riders' and students are retracing the Freedom Rides on this 50th anniversary of a turning point in the US civil rights movement.
05/05/2011 09:27 am
Fed up with growling tailpipes, one more city cracks down on the world's largest Harley rally.
05/06/2009 01:00 am
Millennials need to be activists face to face.
06/30/2008 01:00 am