Capital Thrill

Discovering Nashville’s lesser-known treasures.
April 3, 2014

Our Museum, Our Mirror

As a new era dawns, the National Civil Rights Museum has new generations to inspire.
April 1, 2014

Freedom Awards

Since 1991 the Freedom Award has served as a symbol of the ongoing struggle for rights both in America and worldwide.
April 1, 2014

Ten Civil Rights Pioneers Recall the Tumultuous Events of April 1968

James Lawson, Samuel “Billy” Kyles, Michael Cody, Benjamin Hooks, John T. Fisher, Maxine Smith, Charles Newman, Russell Sugarmon, Frank McRae, and Fred Davis
April 1, 2014

The Day the Earth Stood Still: Memphis, April 4, 1968

Jackson Baker’s account of the murder of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the immediate aftermath. Originally written April 5, 1968.
April 1, 2014

The National Civil Rights Museum Celebrates a Remarkable Renovation

Bold new exhibits, super-smart technology, and tales of ordinary people with extraordinary courage.
April 1, 2014

Another King, Another Struggle

This year’s recipient of the National Civil Rights Museum’s Sports Legacy Award, Bernard King’s rocky road to stardom provides an example beyond the hardwood.
April 1, 2014

The National Civil Rights Museum, From Shrine to Showcase

How civil rights supporters turned tragic ground into a world-class museum.
March 5, 2014

Politics and Passion

A remembrance of the founding of the National Civil Rights Museum.
March 5, 2014

Micah Greenstein: Gift of the Rabbi

Nearly 30 years ago he answered a calling. Today people of faith respond to his
January 1, 2014