(WASHINGTON) -- When President Joe Biden signed a bill Thursday making Juneteenth a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, there was one woman in the room who captured well-deserved attention. Opal Lee was called the "grandmother of the movement" to... Read More.
After announcing the fall and midseason lineup of programming, ABC is giving viewers a first look at three of their highly anticipated news series: Queens, The Wonder Years, and Women of the Movement. In the hip hop drama Queens, Brandy, Eve, Naturi Naughton, and
(NEW YORK) -- As we continue to celebrate Earth Month, it's important to spotlight the "slow fashion" movement aiming to make fashion more sustainable for people and the planet. While we've been living in a "more is more" cycle of clothing production for years, this... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- Russian authorities have moved to designate the organizations of opposition leader Alexey Navalny as "extremist groups" in a step that effectively would outlaw his political movement. The move is the most serious attack so far by authorities on Navalny's movement as the Kremlin... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In the last four months, five states have legalized recreational marijuana, meaning now 30% of the country allows its adult residents to possess and use cannabis. At least two more states are poised to be added to that list following the passage... Read More.
By SOO RIN KIM, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- As lawmakers and investigators dig into the roots of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, the question of who funded one of the galvanizing forces behind pro-Trump efforts to challenge election results remains shrouded... Read More.
BY: DEVIN DYWER AND JACQUELINE YOO, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — The near century-old movement to enact an Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is once again experiencing a revival, with advocates touting 2021 as the best opportunity in a generation to move... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU and TONYA SIMPSON, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Amid national outrage over the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on May 25, and other police-involved shootings of Black people, the movement to "defund the police" became... Read More.
BY: PATRICK REEVELL, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) —Workers and students across Belarus declared strikes on Monday, heeding a call for a national strike to try to force authoritarian leader Alexander Lukashenko to resign at the start of what could be an important week... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Jamie Lynn Spears is not one to mess with when it comes to her big sister Britney Spears. On Tuesday, the 29-year-old reposted tweets from public figures like Nina Parker, Halsey, Maren Morris, and Kevin McHale and praised them for speaking out about the intricacies of... Read More.
By DEENA ZARU, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- Amid voting chaos in various primary elections around the country, the Mothers of the Movement, along with group of Black female celebrities, voiced their concerns about voting access in a letter to Congress.