A large mural was painted to paid tribute to the late civil rights activist.
Tributes have been pouring in for Lewis, the youngest and last survivor of the Big Six civil rights activists, a group led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. that had the greatest impact on the civil rights movement
A European Parliament resolution accuses the British government of failing to safeguard the future of EU nationals living in the UK.
It means they will now get protection from discrimination at work.
Demonstrators defied a ban on protest by the authorities in the territory.
Critics say the new law is unnecessary and will lead to infringements of civil rights
National Memorial for Peace and Justice dedicates it to the "racial terror lynchings of African-Americans and the legacy of slavery and racial inequality in America.”
International Roma Day shines light on social inclusion and poverty issues
Linda Brown, the schoolgirl who became the focus of a 1954 lawsuit challenging segration in schools, has died aged 76
Headline-grabbing announcements regarding women's rights obscure the conflicts within families and throughout society over justice and the rule of law.
The move follows recent pledges from President Beji Caid Essebsi to improve women's rights in the country
Pioneering comedian was among the first African-Americans to play for white audiences in the 1960s
Three years have past since Michael Brown, an unarmed black man was shot dead by a police officer in Ferguson . A powerful new documentary takes
The rise of “illiberal democracy” in Europe is typically centered on a leader who concentrates power by overriding – and in some cases eliminating – institutional checks and balances.
"We are increasingly reluctant to allow our own vision of civil liberties and human rights to shape our foreign policies, owing to the potential commercial costs."
A new exhibition of the art that came out of the American Civil Rights movement as well as the politics of black identity has opened at London's Tate modern museum.