Immigrant rights activists will join with civil rights leaders commemorating the 50th anniversary of the march in Selma, Alabama. "We want to reaffirm our role that we are fighting against oppression and discrimination."
Post-election unrest in Kenya has been widespread and hard to monitor in real time, but some concerned bloggers are trying to help, and they've set up a website where Kenyans can report on what they see in their own communities
The Trayvon Martin case caught national attention after authorities released several 911 calls made around the time of Martin's death. A debate is underway over whether or not sensitive material like 911 phone calls should be available to the public.
From the son of slaves to one of the most influential agricultural scientists in US history, George Washington Carver embodied the idea that curiosity, intellect and innovation, coupled with determination, can bring great things to the world, no matter how difficult the circumstances.