civil rights

The long-time civil rights activist and friend of Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at the college's MLK Convocation on Thursday

The Associated Press

Long-time civil rights activist Julian Bond will speak at Albion College on Thursday. 

The Associated Press


The civil rights icon speaks Thursday at Albion College as part of the 2014 MLK Convocation

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There is a bridge in Selma, Alabama, that crosses the wide river that shares the state’s name. The bridge is unassuming but it played a critical role in the nation’s struggle for civil rights.

Melvin Earl Rutherford


Retired school teacher Harold Bragg was at the historic March on Washington in 1963. He was back in the nation's capital this past summer to mark the 50th anniversary of that march and Martin Luther King Junior's "I have a dream" speech.