The new legislation will allow civil rights cold cases that happened prior to 1970 to be reopened.
Carl Conyers Jr., the son of Michigan Rep. John Conyers, was found safe in Houston, Texas, Friday morning after going missing on Tuesday.
U.S. Representative John Conyers says Michigan’s possible state takeover of Detroit is racist and violates civil rights, The Washington Post reports. RELATED: Why Republicans Keep Talking About Race Did Romney Have 20 Incorrect Votes The congressman’s statement is the strongest denouncement of the possible takeover since the story made national news last year: “How come […]
President Barack Obama “needs to fight, and fight harder,” Rep. Elijah Cummings told CNN on Sunday adding to the chorus of criticism from Black political leaders that claim the president is ignoring African-Americans. Black unemployment appears to be the biggest gripe Black leaders have with Obama. Representatives Maxine Waters and John Conyers, both prominent members of […]
For Immediate Release August 11, 2009 Contact: Coffi Bell 301.429.3263 Radio One, Inc. Founder & Chairperson Cathy Hughes receives Kappa Alpha Psi Humanitarian Award with President Barack Obama Washington, DC August 4, 2009 Kappa Congressman John Conyers congratulates Cathy Hughes of Radio One on her receiving the Kappa Alpha Psi Humanitarian Award Washington, DC– Radio […]