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A congressional delegation led by Rep. John Lewis, himself a Civil Rights Movement hero, made its seventh journey to the Civil Rights Memorial today to honor martyrs of the Movement.

The Center's Immigrant Justice Project, a new legal initiative focused on the working conditions of farmworkers and other immigrants, works to protect the rights of immigrants throughout the Southeast.

Mighty Times: The Legacy of Rosa Parks has been nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award in the Children/Youth/Family Special category, after being broadcast on HBO.

The husband and mother of U.S. District Court Judge Joan Lefkow, once targeted for assassination by WCOTC leader Matt Hale, were murdered inside Lefkow's Chicago home.

Inspired by an article in the Center's Teaching Tolerance magazine, 8th-grade Spanish teacher Peter DiMaio helped bring a new curriculum to his school system. He already is seeing a difference.

As part of an ongoing effort to protect the most vulnerable members of society, the Center has awarded a grant to help prevent more than 300,000 poor Tennesseans from losing health care.

American teachers innovate diversity education with funding from Teaching Tolerance.

After accusations of violating 'racial purity' and a drug bust, animosity between the neo-Nazi music giant's business partners seems to mark the end of Panzerfaust Records.

A survey of educators using the re-released America's Civil Rights Movement teaching kit finds the resource is having a positive classroom effect.

Joe McCutchen, head of a new 'mainstream' anti-immigration group, has often associated with the white supremacist Council of Conservative Citizens.