Selma

On Monday, Roland Martin and NewsOne Now discussed the Top 10 Stories of 2015, all of which had and will continue to have a longstanding impact on our lives as we move forward into 2016.

Roland Martin caught up with director Ava DuVernay during the Color Of Change’s 10th Anniversary Gala. During their chat, DuVernay discussed the relaunch of The…

Patrons of the Indiana Black Expo will have the opportunity to view an exhibition of beautiful photos taken by photographer Stephen Somerstein. Somerstein’s photos document the quest for equality and social justice displayed during the Selma to Montgomery marches back in 1995. The exhibition will be on display at the Cultural Arts Pavilion through July […]

Indiana Black Expo announced today that in observance of the 50th anniversary of the landmark Selma to Montgomery March for voting rights, it will host the documentary exhibition of historic photographs by famed photo journalist Stephen Somerstein in its Cultural Arts Pavilion during Summer Celebration from Friday, July 17th through Sunday, July 19th. The photographs […]

Ava DuVernay is on her way to making history once again. According to The Wrap, the Selma director is the number one choice to direct…

Ever since she stepped into the White House, First Lady Michelle Obama has emerged as a fashion icon. Although she’s surrounded by stylish celebrities at star-studded…

About 20 members of the Ku Klux Klan arrived in downtown Montgomery, Alabama Wednesday to meet demonstrators commemorating the 50th anniversary of the historic Selma…

  If you weren’t able to make it to the movie theater to see Selma, you’ll soon be able to watch it in the comfort of your own home. The movie portrays Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. The march was a strategic move by King to secure equal […]

If you didn’t have the opportunity to see “Selma” in the movie theater, don’t worry you’ll soon be able to watch it in the comfort of your own home. The movie will be released April 21 on DVD and May 5 on Blue Ray. The movie received two Oscar nominations. One for Best Picture and […]

Indiana Senator Joe Donnelly stopped by Afternoons with Amos and engaged in a spirited discussion on a wide range of topics and issues with Amos and listeners.  Donnelly talked about his first visit to Selma. He was one of over 100 Senators and Congressmen, along with President Barack Obama and former President George W. Bush […]

Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now” was in Selma, AL for the Selma 50th Anniversary Jubilee commemoration. While on location, Martin recorded a special commentary questioning if Generation…

A Ku Klux Klan leader tells AL.com that the hate group distributed about 4,000 fliers across Selma and Montgomery over two weeks in an effort…