Emmett Till & Mamie Till-Mobley traveling exhibition
Museum brings Emmett Till exhibit to inspire future generations
September 28, 2023 16:02 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 28, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The traveling exhibition Emmett Till & Mamie Till-Mobley: Let the World See will open at the National Civil Rights Museum on October 7. Because...
Rev. Wheeler Parker, Jr.
Emmett Till’s cousin reveals truths about the landmark case in civil rights history
September 27, 2023 09:53 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rev. Wheeler Parker, Jr., the first cousin of Emmett Till and last surviving witness to his abduction, will be featured at the National Civil Rights...
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Museum brings lone survivor of 16th Street Baptist Church bombing
September 21, 2023 17:54 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Sept. 21, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum brings survivor-turned-civil rights activist, Sarah Collins Rudolph, to speak on her book, The 5th Little Girl: Soul...
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National Civil Rights Museum Offers Hybrid Freedom Award Student Forum
August 29, 2023 07:00 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Aug. 29, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum’s Freedom Award Student Forum is a celebration for and by young trailblazers. This year’s hybrid program kicks off the...
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National Civil Rights Museum hosts its third national convening, The Restoration
August 25, 2023 07:35 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Aug. 25, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum will host the third of four hybrid, national convenings entitled “The Restoration: Community Healing for Solutions to...
Leta McCollough Seletzky
Museum launches Book & Author Series with an MLK spy’s daughter
August 08, 2023 08:00 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, Aug. 08, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum brings journalist and litigator Leta McCullough Seletzky, to speak on her new book, The Kneeling Man: My Father’s Life...
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THE NATIONAL CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES THE 32nd FREEDOM AWARD AND THE HONOREES
July 25, 2023 12:15 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, July 25, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is proud to announce the distinguished honorees for the 32nd Freedom Award, recognizing their exceptional...
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Museum Statement on Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision
June 30, 2023 16:22 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, June 30, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe nor politic nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it...
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National Civil Rights Museum celebrates Juneteenth with a free Community Day
June 08, 2023 17:01 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, June 08, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum is celebrating the Juneteenth holiday on June 19 as a Community Day with free museum admission and museum Member...
The Resolve: Eliminating Systemic Racism and Toxic Cultures
National Civil Rights Museum hosts its second national convening ‘The Resolve’
June 02, 2023 09:38 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, June 02, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum will host the second of four hybrid, national convenings entitled “The Resolve: Eliminating Systemic Racism and Toxic...