Who were the Big 6 in the Civil Rights Movement?

The term “Big Six“ refers to the active leaders of civil rights organizations during the height of the African-American Civil Rights Movement These men were instrumental in the organization of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963, as well as, other organizations formed during that time. Everyone is familiar and knows who […]

Black History Month: Bayard Rustin … the man who made Martin Luther King

When we reminisce about the Civil Rights Movement, a common fallacy is that we often begin with the late 1950s and early 1960s and almost always start calling the names of Malcolm X and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We may even mention H. Rap Brown, Huey P. Newton and Andrew Young, but one person who is […]

Houston MLK Events 2012

Check out the events happening in your town. Donate a coats and be part of MLK Day of Service 2012 (4446 North Fwy.; 12005 Northwest Fwy.; 12001 East Fwy.; 300 Sharpstown Center) Jan. 1–16 Donate any new or gently worn coat in collection boxes located in Burlington Coat Factory stores across the country.Olympic Trials Marathon (1001 […]