Articles by Civil Rights
White House Hosts Special Screening Of 'Selma'
January 18 2015 12:29 PM
White House hosts a special screening of Selma which is attended by movie's cast and crew as well the famous march's participant.
Disappointed Viewers Accuse 2015 Oscar Nominations Of Whitewashing, Spread Hashtag '#OscarSoWhite,' Complain About 'Selma' Snub
January 18 2015 4:02 AM
Oscar nominees for 2015 are said to be overwhelmingly white and as a result, Hollywood has been accused of whitewashing.
How To Get Away With Drunk Driving With Fair DUI Flyer Video Goes Viral
January 12 2015 1:51 PM
A video that shows hot to get away with drunk driving simply by showing the cops a Fair DUI Flyer has gone viral.
Bill Cosby Sued For Under Age Sexual Abuse; Gloria Allred Challenges Comedian To Face Victims In Court
December 05 2014 2:36 PM
The actor is facing another lawsuit of sexual abuse.
ISIS Ferguson Game: Asks Protesters To Convert To Islam Before Sending Militants
December 02 2014 12:06 AM
ISIS has no relevance in Ferguson, but it is using the strife to promote its rhetoric to a new audience.
Canadian Poet Greg Frankson Banned From Live Poetry Events For Alleged Sexual Assualt Charges
November 27 2014 10:31 PM
Poet Frankson is facing a ban after unspecified allegations challenged his conduct.
Obama's Ferguson Reaction Is A Balancing Act: Assuages Hurt Sentiments But Warns Against Violence
November 27 2014 11:22 AM
Ferguson calls for a new policy in policing and fresh norms on civil behaviour.
Why FBI Told Martin Luther King That He Was An 'Evil, Abnormal Beast' Who Should Kill Himself
November 18 2014 12:06 PM
The original letter sent by the FBI to Rev Martin Luther King has been discovered by Yale historian, Beverly Gage.
Ex-Ohio Trooper Pleads Guilty To Issuing Sex as Penalty To Women Motorists
October 31 2014 7:44 PM
A former state trooper from Ohio has admitted to his misdeamenours.
U.S. Attorney General: Obama Not To Announce Name Before Senate Polls Get Over In November
October 15 2014 3:14 PM
Incumbent Eric Holder had an active stint and hopefully the new choice must match his legacy.
Greatness in the Dark: A List of Famous and Accomplished People with Blindness and Visual Impairment
October 10 2014 3:35 AM
There is life after blindness.
Drag Queens Fume That Facebook Is Banning Aliases And Threaten to Drop Out Of It
September 22 2014 1:29 PM
Facebook's new policy to accept only real names has alienated transvestites.
A-List Celebrities, Jennifer Lawrence Nude Photo Leak: Similar Kind Of Privacy Breach Led To Prosecution Of Another Hacker In 2011
September 02 2014 9:32 PM
The privacy breach of more than 100 celebrities has turned into a heated debate. Such incidences have happened in the past and the wrong-doer has been prosecuted.
Ferguson Ethnic Riots In USA Give Rivals the Opportunity to Thrash US Human Rights Record
August 21 2014 2:50 PM
Racial divide in the U.S is antithetical to the ethos of the American dream.
Baby Inside Buggy Blown Down London Rail Track Escapes Death
August 13 2014 8:51 AM
A video of a stroller being blown into a London rail track with a baby inside the pram is now being shared in various social media sites and has gone viral. In YouTube, this video has more than 60,000 hits so far less than a day after it was posted.
Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Outed' as Gay by CNBC co-achor, Simon Hobbs on Live Television
June 30 2014 11:24 AM
Tim Cook outed as gay by CNBC anchor on national TV.
Regenerative Sciences Claims That Human Cells Should Be Federally Regulated as Drugs
June 25 2014 2:37 PM
Regenerative Sciences, a medical company, has locked horns with the Food and Drug Administration. Regenerative sciences developed a procedure, using patients' own stem cells, to tend to orthopedic injuries.
Oprah Winfrey Movies Update: As Annie Cooper, A Civil Rights Heroine In 'Selma'
June 13 2014 5:30 PM
Oscar-nominated Oprah Winfrey has joined the cast of "Selma," where she will be playing as civil rights heroine, Annie Cooper.
Maya Angelou Death: 18 Quotes About Success, Music, Love Plus More
May 29 2014 12:44 PM
Civil rights activist, poet and author Maya Angelou died at 86 in Winston-Salem, N.C. Her words inspired and touched many. As the world mourns her passing, Maya continues to live in the hearts of people through her motivational quotes.
First Openly U.S. Gay Rights Activist Harvey Milk Honoured in Stamp (PHOTOS)
May 23 2014 4:29 PM
Harvey Milk, the U.S.'s first openly gay rights activist elected into office, has been given honours in a new U.S. postage stamp.