Obama adds southern civil rights sites to national monuments legacy
Saturday, 14 January 2017 () On Thursday, President Obama created three new national monuments in Alabama and South Carolina and expanded two others. His goal: 'a more inclusive National Park Service.'
A sit-in protest was led by the NAACP's national president in Mobile, Alabama on Tuesday at the office of U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions. The protest was against Sessions' nomination to become the country's next attorney general. Cornell William Brooks said he and other protesters would remain in...