Topic: Civil Rights Summit

Photo Gallery: Civil Rights Summit

April 11, 2014
Charlie Strong, left, Texas Longhorns head football coach, former President George W. Bush and Reverend Jesse Jackson hold up

Go up-close and behind-the-scenes at the historic Civil Rights Summit, held on campus at the LBJ Library April 8-10.

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Opinion: Congress Should End Immigrant Detention Quotas

April 9, 2014
Opinion: Congress Should End Immigrant Detention Quotas

The burgeoning business of immigrant detention is an overlooked and critical civil rights issue that demands our attention, says clinical law professor Barbara Hines. Read more.

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Opinion: LBJ's Legacy Lives On

April 8, 2014
Opinion: LBJ's Legacy Lives On

Robert Hutchings, dean of the LBJ School of Public Affairs, draws on LBJ's legacy to empower a new generation of students to tackle the great policy challenges of our time.

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Opinion: America's Promise is Possible

April 7, 2014
Opinion: America's Promise is Possible

"Our Civil Rights legacy should be that we ensured equality through policies and laws that outlawed discrimination, period," says prof, former Atlanta mayor Shirley Franklin.

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Watch the Civil Rights Summit Live

March 31, 2014
Watch the Civil Rights Summit Live

All the tickets may be spoken for, but you can still watch the speeches and panels, thanks to extensive livestream coverage. Get the details.

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