50th anniversary

Civil Rights veteran Dr. Joseph Lowery addressed the filled room of advocates observing the "Struggle for the 1965 Voting Rights Act". (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Stand Up For Voter Rights: “When We Were Marching, We Didn’t Have Cellphones. We Used What We Had To Bring About Change.”

The cover of the luncheon program was a tribute to Mrs. Rosa Parks, the seamstress turned Civil Rights lightening rod. The 50th Observance of the Struggle for the 1965 Voting Rights Act luncheon was held […]

WAOK-AM–08/04/2015

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The Sidney Wood Show: The 50th Anniversary of Dreams

On October 24, 2013, we will celebrate our history as a leader in global history and opportunity for all people.  We will celebrate the dreams and aspirations of many great Americans.   The nation will celebrate […]

WAOK-AM–10/23/2013