Aretha Franklin’s Civil Rights Quotes Confirm Why She Will Always Be A Queen

The world has lost one of the most iconic musicians and trailblazers of our time. ABC News reported that the undeniable ‘Queen...

How Aretha Franklin’s commitment to civil rights and equality changed hearts and minds

Aretha Franklin was a soul-singing global icon with staggering commercial success — notching 44 Grammy Award nominations and 18 wins, and releasing 19...

U.S. Office of Civil Rights investigating Ohio State’s handling of Strauss abuse allegations

On Thursday, the Ohio State University announced that the U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights (OCR) has begun investigating...

Demanding ‘Respect,’ and Getting It: What Did Aretha Franklin Mean to You?

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Aretha Franklin’s History with Civil Rights, from Martin Luther King Jr. to Barack Obama

Aretha Franklin was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987. For 40 years, she...

Civil Rights Office Opens Investigation Into Ohio State Over Richard Strauss

Ohio State University officials say the federal office that oversees enforcement of Title IX has opened an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against...

sublime soul diva whose voice inspired the civil rights movement

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Despite my Supreme Court victory I’m still under attack

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Greece set to exit bailout, still faces daunting challenges

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