This weekend during the commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the Greensboro Massacre, people will gather over a three-day conference to celebrate the lives of those lost through music, theatre, and dance. They’ll also explore the root causes and community responses to right-wing violence — then and now.
5:16pm Oct 31, 2019Crime Crime Politics & Government Race
7:16am Oct 23, 2019Politics & Government Politics & Government Race
A group of Greensboro clergy and civil rights leaders is asking for an apology from the city for its role in the 1979 Greensboro Massacre.
3:12pm Aug 21, 2017Race Race
10:54am Aug 16, 2017Politics & Government Politics & Government
The Greensboro City Council has offered an apology for the city’s role in the deadly Klan-Nazi shootings that took place in the late 1970s.
9:52am May 25, 2016Human Interest Human Interest
It’s been ten years since a major report was released in response to a violent and racially-charged day in North Carolina history.
3:50pm Feb 04, 2015Politics & Government Politics & Government
“Greensboro Massacre” will be the title of a historical marker commemorating one of the darkest days in the city's history. The wording on the marker has been a point of contention.