Cycling, Civil Rights and Rural Poverty
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Cycling, Civil Rights and Rural Poverty

By Ben Brown  Jimmie Lee Jackson was shot in the abdomen on February 18, 1965, in Marion, Alabama. Jackson and many others were peacefully marching in support of voting rights from Zion’s Chapel Methodist Church to the city jail in Marion. He walked with his mother, Viola, and his grandfather, Cager Lee. Their assembly was … Continue reading

Angela Project honors Little Rock pastor to commemorate 60th anniversary of Central High School desegregation
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Angela Project honors Little Rock pastor to commemorate 60th anniversary of Central High School desegregation

September 19, 2017 By Aaron Weaver LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Cooperative Baptist Fellowship pastor was honored September 11 at a summit focused on racial justice to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the desegregation of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, and to honor the Little Rock 9, the nine black students who bravely attempted … Continue reading

Interview with David Cassady on Baptist Seminary of Kentucky-Simmons College partnership
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Interview with David Cassady on Baptist Seminary of Kentucky-Simmons College partnership

By Aaron Weaver The Baptist Seminary of Kentucky (BSK), a Cooperative Baptist Fellowship partner theological school, announced Tuesday that it will establish offices and begin offering a Master of Divinity degree in West Louisville at Simmons College of Kentucky, an historically black college (HBCU) beginning with the Spring 2018 semester. Simmons College has a rich … Continue reading