305Aug 22, 2013
Women and the Civil Rights Movement, Part 1
Panelists talked about the role of women in advancing the civil rights movement, and the status of modern day civil rights. Women who participated in the 1963 March on Washington told their ...
12,538Jan 22, 2013
Inaugural Prayer Service
President and Michelle Obama and Vice President and Jill Biden attended the National Prayer where ministers representing various religious traditions offered prayers for the country and the ...
1,721May 30, 2012
Inaugural Faith Leaders Summit, Opening Remarks
Following song and prayer, Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) made opening remarks at the inaugural Faith Leaders Summit on Voting Rights. Representative Cleaver, who is also a minister, ...
823Aug 26, 2011
Women Civil Rights Leaders, Part 1
As part of the prelude to the dedication of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, The Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation hosted the “Women Who Dare to ...
2,870Aug 28, 2010
Reclaim the Dream Rally
The National Action Network held a “Reclaim the Dream” rally at Dunbar High School in Washington, D.C. Speakers included Reverend Al Sharpton, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Urban ...
578Oct 15, 2005
Millions More Movement, Morning
The Millions More Movement commemorated the 10th anniversary of the Million Man March on the National Mall with speeches and performances highlighting the theme of reparation, repair, rebuilding, ...
69Oct 22, 1998
Tribute to DC Mayor Marion Barry
Friends and associates held a tribute for Mayor Marion Barry. They celebrated his work in politics and his achievements for minorities.
60Jul 6, 1995
African-American Women's Status
Panelists discussed the status of African-American women and how their position in society can be advanced. They also took questions from the audience.