Dr. Joseph Lowery

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 […]

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The Rev. Joseph Lowery gives the benediction during the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America on the West Front of the Capitol on Jan. 20, 2009 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Report: Obama Inauguration Preacher Says ‘America Is Going To Hell In A Hand Basket’

The reverend who gave the benediction during President Barack Obama’s inauguration believes all white people will go to hell.

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