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Angela Davis Reoffered Award By Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
The institute sparked outrage after it rescinded an award to the longtime civil rights activist, with speculation it was due to her activism for Palestinian rights.
Alabama Judge Axes Law Protecting Confederate Monuments
The law violates the free speech of people "repulsed" by a Birmingham obelisk, the judge ruled.
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Fast-Food Workers Notch Win In Alabama Minimum Wage Fight
The workers have a plausible claim that white Alabama lawmakers violated their rights by blocking Birmingham's minimum wage, an appeals court ruled.
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Man Dies After Getting Head Stuck In Movie Theater Seat
The footrest on the electrically-powered seat clamped down on the victim's head.
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Student Killed In Accidental Shooting At Alabama School: Report
A second student is in critical but stable condition, while an adult employee was treated and released at the scene.
This Is What Legal Justice Against The KKK Actually Looks Like
Lisa McNair's sister was killed by the KKK. She recalled how she felt when her sister's killers were brought to justice.
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Alabama Senate Special Election Hinges On African-American Turnout
The American Prospect
To win, Doug Jones is banking on high turnout among the state’s nearly 900,000 African-American voters, who make up 26.6 percent of the electorate.
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What It’s Like To Be A Woman Running For Local Office In Trump’s America
A tale of two 30-something mothers running for City Council 2,600 miles apart.
What The Resistance Looks Like At Alabama's Only Leather Bar
Inside Spike's, the queer, BDSM antidote to Roy Moore's rise.
Randall Woodfin for Mayor
Progressive Challenger Elected Mayor Of Birmingham, Alabama
With the support of national liberal groups, Randall Woodfin unseated a two-term incumbent.
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Autism And Health Insurance In Alabama
We stopped in Birmingham, Alabama for HuffPost’s “Listen To America” bus tour. We met resident Susan Spann, who told us what losing her health care would mean.
Let's Stop Talking About Violence And Start Doing Something, Birmingham Residents Say
"We've all got to come together ... The violence is out of control in my city and I hate it. I hate it so much."
'It’s Just Kind Of Where Everything Happens': Meet The People Of Birmingham
Here's what makes folks in Alabama tick.
Magic City Madness: HuffPost’s Listen To America Tour Stops In Birmingham
Sweet home Alabama!
The KKK Killed This Little Girl 54 Years Ago. Her Sister Hopes The World Never Forgets
The next stop on HuffPost’s “Listen To America” bus tour was Birmingham, Alabama, where we met Lisa McNair, the sister of Denise McNair. Denise was the youngest victim of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing by the KKK in 1963.
Finding mental health help in faith-based recovery
Psychiatric care is scarce in Birmingham, Alabama, so religious institutions are stepping in to help people with mental health issues.
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Where Psychiatric Care Is Scarce, Religious Institutions Are Stepping In
“We don’t have the resources to meet the demand through the public system of care. I wish we did."
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Birmingham's Urban Growth Leaves Poor Communities Behind
Carlos Chaverst Jr.
Activist, Community Organizer.
We don't feel included in the city's development.
Sara Saxon: I Live In Birmingham, Alabama, And This Is My Style
"Not only do you have the classic Southern Belle style, but there's also a trendier, edgier side."
Progressive Challenger Heads To A Runoff In Birmingham Mayor's Race
Randall Woodfin has the endorsement of Our Revolution.
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