‘Selma’ Stars Protest at Premiere in New York

‘Selma’ Stars Protest at Premiere in New York

At the New York premiere, stars of the movie Selma protested peacefully. ┬áThe stars spent time pointing out similarities between the civil rights movement of the 1960s and the protests surrounding the recent killings of unarmed black men at the hands of white police officers. Selma is based on marches led by Martin Luther King […]

George Stinney Cleared of Murder 70 Years Later

George Stinney Cleared of Murder 70 Years Later

After being convicted and executed in South Carolina, then 14-year-old George Stinney has now been cleared of murder 70 years later. In March of 1944, two young black boys, George Stinney and his older brother Johnnie, were arrested for the brutal murders of two young white girls. The girls were found in a ditch by […]

David Ryall of Harry Potter Dies at 79

David Ryall of Harry Potter Dies at 79

British actor David Ryall of Harry Potter fame has died at the age of 79. David Ryall was born January 5, 1935 in Steyning, West Sussex, England. He passed away on Christmas Day, however there is no other information available at this time. Even though Ryall was best known in the U.S. as Elphias Doge […]