July 11, 2012

Rosa Parks Statue at National Cathedral

At the Washington National Cathedral, a carving of civil rights figure Rosa Parks is going to be displayed in a section of the church which is dedicated to human rights.  The Episcopal cathedral will show the new sculpture after a ceremony of evening prayer songs.  Other noted figured in that section of the church include former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Rosa Parks refused to give up herbus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama […]
March 27, 2012

Colorado Farm Owner Fined for Poor Worker Housing

According to the U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division, Colorado farm owner, Eric Jensen, will have to face civil penalties of $4,250 after he provided substandard housing to migrant workers.
February 2, 2012

Voting Laws May Prove Discriminatory In 2012 Election

The Attorney General, Eric Holder Jr., has vowed to use the full weight of his department to ensure the new electoral laws are not discriminatory.