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2 days 16 hours ago

Louisiana has inaugurated its Civil Rights Trail with a marker at New Orleans’ famed Dooky Chase's Restaurant. Louisiana, which had been the only Southern state without a civil rights trail, will honor 15 spots across the state, with more planned. bit.ly/3xMpbv9

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1 week 4 days ago

Another cool story from Greensboro ... wapo.st/2QXdl0n

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2 weeks 3 days ago

An historic flight simulator used by the Tuskegee Airmen has been restored to a “like new” condition and appearance.

The simulator was a vital piece of training equipment used by the Tuskegee Airmen at Moton Field in Alabama.

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1 month 5 days ago

In the '50s and early '60s, Birmingham, AL’s Dynamite Hill was the center of racist violence as Black-owned homes and business were bombed and attacked. A new walking tour, offered April 10, 11, and May 8, 9 by the Vulcan Park and Museum visits this historic neighborhood, once home to

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1 month 4 weeks ago

North Carolina's Civil Rights Trail recognizes three new sites, with markers to go up this summer. Now these sites of bravery and struggle from more than a half-century ago will not be forgotten. * The February 1960 sit-ins in uptown Shelby, North Carolina that were led by local high school

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2 months 6 days ago

An historic Freedom House in Atlanta's Old Fourth Ward has been preserved as a landmark. It was once the home of John Lewis, Stokely Carmichael & other young civil rights leaders in SNCC (the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee). Discover Atlanta bit.ly/3dVMefk

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2 months 1 week ago

Two Georgia historical markers have been vandalized, including one honoring a lynching victim.

But history is not so easily erased. The same thing happened to Mississippi's Emmett Till markers, yet they still stand.

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2 months 1 week ago

Barbara Johns’ name should be known around the world.

Now she at least has an historic marker in her hometown.

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3 months 2 days ago

The #GreenBook isn't just history. The author of the great new book "Overground Railroad" guides us to sites still open to travelers bit.ly/2MVxO3G Experience Charlottesville VisitMiami VISIT DENVERNYC: The Official GuideVisit Music City Visit KC Visit New Orleans Crater Lake National Park Discover LA ArizonaTravel Visit New Orleans Travel Oregon