Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Reverses Course: Will Award Angela Davis

Award had been recinded after complaints about her activisim for Palestinians.

  BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama civil rights museum has reversed course after a public outcry and has decided to give political activist Angela Davis an award that it offered then rescinded. The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute said in a statement Friday that its board has voted to reaffirm Davis as the recipient of the human rights award. Davis…