Column | Mar 6, 2015 | 4:08 PM
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Column | Mar 25, 2015 | 9:39 AMWhat's changed in the 50 years between Bloody Sunday in Selma and the unfolding stories of racial harassment and police misconduct in Ferguson, San Francisco, New York and, last week, Fort Lauderdale? Some say, "Nothing." I say, "Quite a lot."
Column | Mar 4, 2015 | 12:30 PM
First, they sang "God Will Take Care of You." Then they walked out of Brown Chapel to a playground where they organized themselves into 24 groups of 25 each and set out marching. Their route out of Selma took them onto Highway 80, which is carried over...
Column | Feb 15, 2015 | 2:30 AM
In June, it will be 52 years since George Wallace stood in the schoolhouse door. It happened at the University of Alabama, where two African-American students, Vivian Malone and James Hood, were attempting to register. In facing down three federal...
Column | Jan 15, 2015 | 4:51 PM