Wed., January 30, 2013 12:01pm
Emory University's library plans to exhibit materials from the archives of a civil rights organization founded by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The exhibition of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference's materials opens Feb. 21 at Emory's Robert W. Woodruff Library.
Wed., September 26, 2012 8:12am
Black lawmakers, civil rights groups and several associations of educators have formed a coalition against a proposed constitutional amendment on charter schools. The amendment would allow a new state body to select private operators to run taxpayer financed schools.
Wed., July 18, 2012 7:05am
A group of leaders of local affiliates of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference is suing the national organization, saying former president Isaac Newton Farris Jr. is the current and lawful president of the organization.
Wed., May 2, 2012 10:00am
Emory University is making the Southern Christian Leadership Conference's archive available to researchers and the public. The archives opened Tuesday at Emory's Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library.
Fri., April 27, 2012 8:11am
The state's highest court will not to hear a challenge over the leadership of a historic civil rights group. The Georgia Supreme Court denied a request to hear the challenge brought by ousted board members of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
Fri., January 21, 2011 3:12pm
King said Friday that she is shifting her attention to furthering her mother's legacy after dedicating "an exhaustive amount of time, energy and resources to assess the organization and prepare for my transition."
Thu., September 2, 2010 8:21am
After nearly a year of dispute, control of the SCLC will be given to a group that includes the son of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Tue., April 20, 2010 9:14pm
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference has had their bank accounts fr
Tue., December 29, 2009 7:22pm
Members of the civil rights group co-founded by the Reverend Martin Luther
Wed., August 12, 2009 3:32pm
The Rev. Joseph Lowery, 87, delivered the benediction at Obama's inaugurati