Selma - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Selma


Canadians caught with P100-M shabu sentenced to life imprisonment

Feb 28, 2018 - 8:55 PM

Makati RTC Branch 63 Judge Selma Palacio Alaras also orders James Clayton Riach and Ali Memar Mortazavi Shirazi to pay a P500,000 fine

Obama in Selma: 'Our march is not over'

Mar 08, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Obama pays a stirring tribute to the sacrifice of a generation of activists who marched so that black Americans could enjoy civil rights and opened the road that eventually led him to the White House

White House lockdown after noise is heard

Mar 08, 2015 - 12:39 AM

It is unclear if a fire at a food cart near the White House was the source of the noise

LOCKDOWN. A fire outside the White House prompts the US Secret Service into a lock-down before President Barack Obama and wife Michele's departure for Selma, Alabama. File photos of the White House. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON

Oscars 2015: Oscar-winning John Legend, Common see global message in 'Glory'

Feb 23, 2015 - 6:44 PM

When people are marching with our song we want to tell you we are with you says John Legend

Photo by Michael Yada/ A.M.P.A.S, courtesy of HBO Asia

Benedict Cumberbatch apologizes for 'colored actors' comment

Jan 27, 2015 - 8:32 PM

I can only hope this incident will highlight the need for correct usage of terminology that is accurate and inoffensive says the actor in a statement

'Idol' alums Jessica Sanchez, Daughtry perform at US Memorial Day concert

May 28, 2012 - 12:34 PM

Jessica Sanchez and Chris Daughtry perform at the annual National Memorial Day Concert

"American Idol" season 11 finalist Jessica Sanchez sings "The Star Spangled Banner" at the National Memorial Day Concert, at the West Lawn of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, May 27, 2012. Screengrab from the PBS telecast.