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President Joe Biden will take part in a remembrance of one of the nation's darkest — and largely forgotten — moments of racial violence when he helps commemorate the 100th anniversary of the destruction of a thriving Black community in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
A family-friendly street festival, musical performances and moments of silence were held Tuesday to honor George Floyd and mark the year since he died at the hands of Minneapolis police, a death captured on wrenching bystander video that galvanized the racial justice movement and continues to bring calls for change a year later.
This is in response to the Jack DeVine column “The insurrection that wasn’t.” Mr. DeVine has once again equated the protests against racial in…
Deborah Archer, a professor at New York University School of Law with expertise in civil rights and racial justice, has become the first Black person in the 101-year history of the American Civil Liberties Union to be elected its president.
Charleston will tackle the "existential" threat of flooding and climate change in 2021, Mayor John Tecklenburg said in his State of the City speech Tuesday night. The city also faces challenges in the coronavirus pandemic, racial justice and housing affordability.
Last year, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we urged everyone to recommit to his unfinished business.
King started out as a young preacher and reluctant organizer of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, but he changed significantly over the years, eventually embracing a radicalism that is underappreciated.
The Aiken Standard is at it again with more slanted news coverage. When groups were burning buildings, occupying public buildings, looting sto…
Columbia police for months have condemned arrested protesters in May. Not all of the claims stick, an examination of records show.
AUGUSTA — The social justice movement that swept the nation earlier this year didn’t escape the attention of Fred Ridley, chairman of Augusta …