In this photo released by the United Negro College Fund, Almena Lomax works at her desk at the Los Angeles Tribune in 1940. Lomax, longtime civil rights activist, journalist and former editor of the ... more 
In this photo released by the United Negro College Fund, Almena Lomax works at her desk at the Los Angeles Tribune in 1940. Lomax, longtime civil rights activist, journalist and former editor of the Los Angeles Tribune, died Friday, March 25, 2011, in Pasadena, California after a short illness. She was 95, and is survived by four children. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By UNCF/Lomax Family
Fri, Apr 1, 2011 4:01 PM EDT