Alabama civil rights institute rescinds Angela Davis honor

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Security. Black activists are protesting the decision by an Alabama civil rights museum to rescind an honor for political activist and scholar. Angela Davis demonstration organizers held a news conference today seeking the resignation of leaders of the of the Birmingham. Civil rights institute. Activists Frank Matthew says Davis says Davis is a Birmingham Navid in deserves in award named for the late. Fred Shuttleworth who once led civil rights demonstrations in the in the city, the mayor said that the award is being rescinded because. Complaints from the area Jewish community and its allies. Davis is an outspoken supporter for of the movement targeting. Israel's treatment of

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