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Is Women of the Movement renewed for season 2 on ABC?

Whenever you enter a series, it’s always worth asking the inevitable question. Will there be more once the season is over? Some may be speculating on this when it comes to Women of the Movement right now, the gripping historical drama on ABC. Created and written by Marissa Jo Cerar, director Gina Prince-Bythewood helps bring […]

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What happened to Mose Wright and his family after Emmett Till’s trial?

In ABC Women of the Movement, Uncle Mose Wright (played by Glynn Turman) testified against the killers at Emmett Till’s trial despite having his and his family’s life endangered in the Jim Crow South. However, at the end of the trial, viewers saw Mose (also known as Preacher) give his dog to a friend and […]

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Is a casino the best use for Nittany Mall? ; The success of the green movement is here to stay

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content provide viewpoints on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. A rendering of the proposed mini-casino at the former Macy’s in the Nittany Mall was shown at a Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board public hearing. Screenshot/PGCB Public Hearing Is a […]

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Northeast Georgia’s connection to MLK and the civil rights movement

Georgia holds a central place in the story of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a man who fought for social justice and civil rights for black American citizens and continues to inspire change today. While his impact can be seen most obviously in Atlanta, from his birthplace to his legacy at the Ebenezer Baptist […]

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MLK fought for workers’ rights, linking the labor movement with the civil rights movement

King gave his most famous speech, “I Have a Dream,” in front of the Lincoln Memorial during the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Image source: Wikipedia Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as a leader in the fight for civil rights – but when he was killed in Memphis, Tennessee, on […]

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Martin Luther King Jr. led a movement. Now it’s our turn.

Molineaux is co-editor of The Fulcrum and President/CEO of the Bridge Alliance Education Fund. More than 60 years ago, the civil rights movement was just a dream. Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. continues to remind us that our dream of America is unrealized and our work is unfinished. Today is for celebration and remembrance. It […]

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Ebrahim Harvey | Why South Africa urgently needs a new United Democratic Front by 2022

United Democratic Front leaders speaking to media in 1990 in Cape Town. Pictured are Archie Gumede, Murphy Morobe, Terror Lekota, Moses Mayekiso and Popo Molefe among others. Image: gallo images We urgently need a new movement to rebuild the type of highly effective United Democratic Front that we had in the 1980s in the fight […]

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Malaysian civil movement group backs Hamas: calls UK “immoral” and “unforgivable”

Subscribe to our Telegram channel for the latest stories and updates. The Malaysian Informed Society Movement (Wadah) criticized the United Kingdom (UK) for naming Hamas as a terrorist group. In a statement, Wadah described it as a shameful attempt to criminalize Palestinian resistance and deny popular Palestinian political representation. Wadah Secretary General Mohd Halimi Abdul […]

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New Civilian Movement Established in Kazakhstan Says It Will Create ‘Real’ Change

ALMATY, Kazakhstan – A group of activists from Kazakhstan’s largest city, Almaty, say they are creating a new civil movement – People’s Trust, which will eventually turn into a political party. The group, led by former diplomat Qazbek Beisebaev and civil rights activist Ghabiden Zhakei, told reporters on June 23 that any Kazakh citizen is […]