A Civil Rights leader’s call to action for black America’s talented tenth.
Our economy of low wages and corporate greed is not what God intends for human life.
The Rev. Al Sharpton said the Michael Brown case would mark a defining moment in civil rights history.
Looking back at the Freedom Summer movement half a century later.
Mandela was a remarkable gift from God to South Africa and the world — may we remember most of all his great courage.
The Employment Non-Discrimination Act would protect gay, lesbian and transgender Americans from workplace discrimination.
WASHINGTON — Suzan Johnson Cook, who resigned this month as U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom, said she left for … Continued
RNS () — A coalition of 125 religious, civil rights, and community-based organizations sent a letter to the U.S. Department … Continued
RNS () — The United Methodist Church’s highest court gathers for its semiannual meeting in Baltimore on Wednesday, as the … Continued
RNS () — Time was when a determined minority vowed to change the nation’s collective mind about racial integration and … Continued
RNS () — The Council on American-Islamic Relations has hired a Jewish filmmaker and interfaith activist as executive director of … Continued
WASHINGTON — Conservatives are rallying around a House bill designed to protect religious people who advocate for traditional marriage — … Continued
RNS () — Shortly after teenagers beat up a Columbia University physician Saturday (Sept. 21), a Muslim woman was attacked … Continued
WASHINGTON — Groups with a mission to spread prejudice and hatred against Muslims are coordinated and well financed, according to … Continued
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — The Rev. Steve Heiss presided at his first same-sex marriage ceremony in a field in upstate New … Continued
From left, Lisa McNair, sister of 16th Street Baptist Church bombing victim Denise McNair, and Reps. Terri A. Sewell, Spencer … Continued
A Free Syrian Army fighter mourns at the grave of his father, who was killed by what activists said was … Continued
WASHINGTON — They were among the youngest martyrs of the civil rights movement, four young black girls — three 14-year-olds … Continued