Tag: civil rights

UofL Law remembers the legacy of civil rights icon John Lewis

The nation mourned the loss of Representative John Robert Lewis last week. Lewis was a civil rights leader who served in the United States...

UofL to celebrate Black History Month with events throughout February

The University of Louisville will mark Black History Month with several public programs. Events are included below. The events are free unless otherwise noted. Feb....

Thousands turn out to hear political activist Angela Davis speak at...

Civil Rights advocate, activist and author Angela Davis spoke at the Brown & Williamson Club Tuesday night as part of the Anne Braden Memorial...

New digital collection showcases civil rights movement in Louisville

History buffs, educators, students and social justice advocates now can access a digital collection highlighting Louisville events linked to the civil rights movement. The collection...