Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Enough is Enough! VOTE!

Enough is Enough. VOTE! Marc Morial / October 26, 2018Share this article: “After years of preclearance and expansion of voting access, by 2013 African American registration and turnout rates had finally reached near-parity with White registration...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

The Worst News In Our Lifetime 

By Sean C. Bowers In 2030, twelve short years from now, man’s persistent global warming habits, if not severely changed, will result in our Mother Earth not being able to permanently recover. Melting ice caps, flooding the globe with rising seas and...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Stumping For Elaine Luria

Virginia Beach Vice President Joe Biden and Senator Tim Kaine both made stops in Hampton Roads last weekend to express their support for 2nd Congressional District candidate Elaine Luria and to urge voters to turn out to the polls on November 6.  Co...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

ASU’s renowned dance program reaches world stage

Alabama State University's College of Visual and Performing Arts (COVPA) is one of the top performing arts colleges in the nation. (Solomon Crenshaw Jr., For The Birmingham Times) Solomon Crenshaw Jr.For the Birmingham Times Alabama State Univers...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

ASU’s Ezra Gray scores on gridiron, in the class

Exra Gray in class at Alabama State University. (Provided Photo) Solomon Crenshaw Jr.For the Birmingham Times Alabama State University (ASU) junior Ezra Gray is batting .500 so far in Magic City Classics. “This will be my third time participatin...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Microsoft alumni honor BCRI’s Andrea L. Taylor

Andrea Taylor, President and CEO of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute in the museum Wednesday January 6, 2016. (Photo by Frank Couch) Special to The Times The Microsoft Alumni Network honored former Microsoft executive and current President a...