ON NEWSSTANDS 3/30/12: The death of Trayvon Martin – and the police decision not to arrest George Zimmerman – has devastated Martin's parents, set off a nationwide debate, and prompted President Obama to speak out in unusually personal terms. http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20582259,00.html
Constance Baker Motley First African American Woman Federal Judge, Leading Civil Rights Lawyer, New York State Senator, Manhattan Borough President, 1st African American Federal Judge U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New Yor, New York, 1st Female Attorney, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. Attended Fisk University, B.A. New York University, 1943; L.L.B. Columbia University Law School, 1946. Member of Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority, Inc. .
Mr. and Mrs. Fultz were poor with six children when they gave birth to the identical quadruplets in the segregated wing of a North Carolina hospital. Almost simultaneously, the cameras and endorsements came knocking because of the rarity of this high order multiple birth.