June 3 Google Doodle honors civil rights hero, entertainer Josephine Baker

Baker was a cabaret performer, singer, spy for the Allies during World War II and prominent civil rights activist.

9 Malcolm X quotes that are still relevant today

Fifty-two years after his death, his words still resonate.

Sean Spicer has some alternative Coretta Scott King facts for critics of Jeff Sessions

According to the White House press secretary, King and Sessions today would be two peas in a pod.

MLK Day: Meet 9 lesser known women behind the civil rights era's biggest achievements

Here are nine lesser-known names to celebrate on MLK Day.

Martin Luther King Jr. Would Be Shocked By America Today, But Not for the Reason You Think

We haven't done nearly enough to live up to his vision.

Here's the True Meaning Behind That MLK Quote Everyone Keeps Misusing

We're missing the point entirely.

5 Inspiring Women Forgotten in the Shadow Of History

These impressive women didn't just support their famous husbands, but were political activists in their own right. Let's give them the credit they deserve.

Rosa Parks Statue Unveiled in Honor Of Civil Rights Leader

On Wednesday, a 9-foot tall bronze statue of Rosa Parks will be unveiled, honoring the late civil rights activist, Rosa Parks.