The exhibit, which is called Project Birmingham, opened Thursday.
Dr. King served time in the old Bessemer Jail after being convicted for contempt of court in October of 1967.
CBS42’s Sherri Jackson spoke with civil rights leader Andrew Young at UAB, at an event held as a part of the school’s partnership with Birmi…
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – On August 28, 2013 hundreds of UAB students shared their dreams, just as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. did 50 years a…
On Aug. 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people listened as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech in front of the…
The city’s Empowerment Week coincides with the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing.
The Alys Stephens Center and ArtPlay will present Christina Hamm’s play as part of Project One Voice.
Reverend C.T. Vivian spoke at the Birmingham Sheraton Hotel Thursday morning.
The exhibition, called “Etched in Collective History”, features works from artists that lived through the 1963 movement and a current genera…
Empowerment Week is set to be held the second week in September as part of the ongoing 50 Years Forward campaign.
The painting, which was crafted by artist Steve Skipper, features images of the lesser-known participants from the 1963 movement.
On the week of September 11, 2013, the city will host Empowerment Week. The week will begin with a day of service.
Birmingham Mayor William Bell attended a special event in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on Thursday.
Judge U.W. Clemon stood with representatives from the SCLC, NAACP and Bishop Calvin Woods.