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Rev. Joseph Lowery

President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Freedom to Reverend Joseph E. Lowery during a ceremony at the White House August 12, 2009 in Washington, DC.  (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Evelyn Lowery Memorial Service Set For Wednesday

A memorial service will be held Wednesday to remember Evelyn Lowery, the wife of the Rev. Joseph Lowery and a pioneer in civil rights and women’s empowerment.

09/27/2013

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Evelyn Lowery Dies

Atlanta (WAOK)- The family of Mrs. Evelyn Lowery has confirmed that she passed away today after suffering a massive stroke over a week ago. “My beloved Evelyn was a special woman, whose life was committed […]

WAOK-AM–09/26/2013

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[VIDEO] V-103 and WAOK Remember The March On Washington

A half century ago today – Wednesday August 28, 1963 – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addressed a crowd of 250,000 people from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at the March on Washington. Dr. […]

WAOK-AM–08/28/2013

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Mo Ivory: Retracing The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington – In Flip Flops!

I’m just a girl from the Bronx. I was raised on the 5th floor of a tall building in NYC that was and is still sinking. I have one sister, my parents are divorced. I […]

WAOK-AM–08/25/2013

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Lowery: All Whites Are Going To Hell

During a Go Out And Vote event here in Georgia, African-American civil rights advocate Rev. Joseph Lowery spoke to an audience of African-Americans about the importance of voting. In his speech he says  “that when he […]

WAOK-AM–11/01/2012

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One Of The Best Seats In The House!

Off to the Arena for President Bill Clinton!  Wait for it, wait for it, NO!  Here’s goes Secret Service, “we are not allowing anyone in the Arena, the Fire Marshal has shut it down.”  So, […]

WAOK-AM–09/06/2012

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Rev. Joseph Lowery Given “Man Of The Century” Award

Thursday night the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus, held its 34th annual Heritage Dinner. The GLBC honored Reverend Joseph E. Lowery with the “Man of the Century Award”. During the night many spoke about their experiences […]

WAOK-AM–02/18/2011

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