Grantmaking Partnership with The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation
Elton John AIDS Foundation and the Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation award $330,000 in grants, including the Magic City Acceptance Center.
UAB student files complaint over sexual assault case
Similar federal Title IX complaints have been filed this week claiming that three other institutions also mishandled sexual assault cases, according to End Rape on Campus.
50 Worst American Cities to Live In
Source: Thinkstock5. Memphis, Tennessee > Population: 655,760 > Median home value: $94,400 > Poverty rate: 26.2% > Pct. with at least a bachelor’s degree: 24.9%One of the largest cities to make this list, Memphis struggles with several issues that make it a less than desirable place to live. Chief among these is one of the […]
The architecture of white supremacy still evokes pain
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Growing up in the 1950s, William Bell had to enter Birmingham's segregated Lyric Theatre though a side entrance, marked "COLORED," that was walled-off from the elegant lo
Column: America's oldest pro ballpark needs our help
An elderly friend needs our help. Birmingham's Rickwood Field is the oldest professional ballpark in America — yep, it's been around even longer than Fenway Park and Wrigley Field — but it's really starting to show its age. A couple of months ago, city officials shut it down. Major structural repairs are needed, not surprising for a stadium that's approaching its 107th birthday. It's going to take money — a lot of money — to get the gates open again. That would be money well spent. Rickwood…