PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — “Happy birthday to you…”
Friends and family sing the familiar song as they gather at a Hill District church to celebrate Lillian Allen’s 106th birthday. 300 more words
On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 The Supreme Court of the United States issued a decision in Schuette v. Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, that upheld the right of a state to place an issue regarding affirmative action on the ballot, and then enact it based on the will of a majority of the voters. 865 more words
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Hello and welcome to part 5 of our series on President Lyndon Johnson’s March 1965 “We Shall Overcome” speech, a clarion call for voting equality in the U.S. 1,645 more words
Book fans wanting more fact than fiction in their summer reading material will enjoy “Freedom Rider Diary: Smuggled Notes from Parchman Prison” by Carol Ruth Silver. 333 more words