UPI Almanac for Wednesday, May 1, 2013.
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the city of Desloge, Mo., for banning Ku Klux Klan members from handing out leaflets on the street.
UPI Almanac for Saturday, April 20, 2013.
McCandlish Phillips, longtime New York Times reporter and word stylist, died Tuesday at age 85 in New York City, the newspaper reported.
Elwin Wilson, a South Carolina man who admitted to violent racist acts and later apologized to civil rights leaders, has died at age 76, his family said.
The Ku Klux Klan, accusing Memphis of trying to take "white people out of the history books," said it will stage a protest against the renaming of three parks.
A small Missouri town has agreed to drop its ban on distributing leaflets in city streets after being challenged by the Ku Klux Klan and rights activists.
Tennessee lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it harder to rename public buildings, parks and monuments honoring Civil War figures.
A black Philadelphian says he appeared downtown dressed in a Ku Klux Klan robe to dramatize the carnage of black-on-black crime in the city.
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