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The Economic Message of Dr. Martin Luther King: Still a Valid Parenting Concern Today

Embed from Getty Images—How Poverty Affects Children: The Stresses of Poverty and its Impact on ParentingIn spite of America’s claim to be a place where all people are free and equal, the amount of economic mobility that people can achieve is relatively small. Show More Summary

From Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Discovery, Star Trek's Diversity Is "A Form of Activism"

In December, CBS All Access announced that The Walking Dead's Sonequa Martin-Green would be playing the lead role on Star Trek: Discovery, the latest iteration of the venerable space franchise. It wasn't just the first time the leadShow More Summary

Rev. Al Sharpton Rallies 1,000 Ministers For Historic Interfaith March On Washington

It is being held on the anniversary of the day Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic "I Have a Dream" speech.

Niece of Martin Luther King speaks out against abortion: How can the Dream survive if we murder the children? 

How can the “Dream” survive if we murder the children? If the Dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is to live, our babies must live. Our mothers must choose life. – Dr. Alveda King Today marks the 54th anniversary of the March on Washington, the historic event during which Dr. Show More Summary

Why Government Can't Be Allowed to Make You Pay for Free Speech

Two bills in Pennsylvania would chill speech by allowing cities to make protesters pay for public security costs. Imagine if Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., future Congressman John Lewis, and their compatriots in the civil rights movement had been stuck with the bill for Sheriff Bull Connor’s harassment, beatings, and arrests. Show More Summary

Religious Leaders Will Rally Against Trump At MLK Memorial

More than 1,000 religious leaders are expected to attend the "One Thousand Ministers March for Justice" rally on Monday to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and rally against President Donald Trump's leadership in light of the deadly rally in Charlottesville. [ more › ]

Dick Gregory: ‘Animals and Humans Suffer and Die Alike’

Inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights activist, comedian, and animal advocate Dick Gregory opposed subjugation in any form. The post Dick Gregory: ‘Animals and Humans Suffer and Die Alike’ appeared first on PETA.

MLK Jr’s Niece OWNS Media on Charlottesville Violence: ‘The President Is Right’ [VIDEO]

Martin Luther King needs no introduction but you may not be aware of the work of his niece, Dr. Alveda King. Recently she appeared on Fox News to address the

Martin Luther King Jr’s Niece Alveda King: Abortion is Racism and Takes Away the Civil Rights of Unborn Babies

Alveda King the niece of Dr. Martin Luther King jr is responding today to the white supremacy protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. King says the white supremacists definitely need to be condemned and that racism is a sin and a blight on society. But the niece of the slain civil rights leader says she believes that […]

ARE RAPPERS SAFE IN METRO ATLANTA?: Jibril "Yung Mazi" Abdur-Rahman Said "God Made Me Bullet Proof" The LAST TIME He Was Shot. The Other Day He Learned That He Was 'Bearing False Witness' To A FAKE GOD As He Was Shot To Death

THE 'CIVIL RIGHTS ERA' IS LONG DEAD - DESPITE THE FRAUDULENT EFFORTS TO REVIVE IT Original Civil Rights Today's Fraudulent Reenactments Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Was Assassinated In Front Of The "Lorraine Motel" In Memphis As He Worked...Show More Summary

Bull Connor, Martin Luther King Jr., and the Labor Movement

Bull Connor, Martin Luther King Jr., and the Labor Movement In the first week of May 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. faced a painful dilemma as he sought to conclude the great Birmingham, Alabama, campaign. The labor movement helped solve this dilemma and a great civil rights victory was won. Show More Summary

Alveda King: President Trump is Fighting for Civil Rights Because He Protects Unborn Children

Alveda King, the niece of famous civil rights advocate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., spoke up for President Donald Trump this week as she defended the rights of unborn babies. King, a civil rights and pro-life advocate herself, appeared on Fox & Friends to discuss remarks by Congressman John Lewis, a Democrat from Georgia, according […]

San Jose library remodels to stop suicides

Topic: Academic Libraries Public Libraries About 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, a 36-year-old San Jose man shocked patrons and employees of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. library by climbing over a seventh-floor railing and plunging to...Show More Summary

MLK, Jr.’s Niece Pushes Back on John Lewis, Calls President Trump ‘Compassionate’ Leader (VIDEO)

Sunday, on “Fox and Friends”, Dr. Alveda King, the niece of famed civil rights activist Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,... The post MLK, Jr.’s Niece Pushes Back on John Lewis, Calls President Trump ‘Compassionate’ Leader (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

“The Strange Civil Rights Views of Trump’s Latest Court Nominees”

Kyle Barry for Politico: Bush is shocking in his blatant disdain for equal rights and animus toward racial and other minorities. While blogging under a pseudonym in 2008, Bush invoked Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to attack women’s reproductive rights. … Continue reading ?

How 'Race Tests' Maintain Evangelical Segregation

As Dr. Martin Luther King once famously remarked, the eleven o’clock hour on Sunday morning is the most segregated hour of American life. Comedian John Crist’s YouTube sketches lampooning Christian subculture have gained notoriety largely due to the repetitive one liners that tap directly into the core of American Christianity writ large. Show More Summary

A Timely Performance of MLK’s Final Sermon Takes Viewers to Church

5 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

The Drum Major Instinct, a performance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final sermon, sought to evoke that feeling of being in church on a Sunday morning. The post A Timely Performance of MLK’s Final Sermon Takes Viewers to Church appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Samira Wiley Reenacts MLK Speech, Defends Art As A Form Of Resistance

Samira Wiley knows society still has something to learn from the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As part of a Brooklyn-based festival Sunday, the actress performed an artistic rendition of his final sermon, “Drum Major Instinct,”...Show More Summary

Heritage Auctions offers Martin Luther King, Jr. audio recording undiscovered for 49 years on May 13

6 months agoArts : Artdaily

A previously unknown audio recording of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's last staff meeting ? which documents the first reading of his "See You in Washington" speech ? has surfaced after 49 years and will be offered May 13 by Heritage Auctions in Dallas. Show More Summary

Samuel L. Jackson, Martin Luther King III & National Action Network Honors Harry Belafonte

6 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Bossip

Veteran Actor Civil Rights Advocate Honored For Commitment To MLK’s Dream Legendary actor Harry Belafonte was lauded for his work this week in continuing to push for Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’s dream. The nonagenarian musician, thespian and campaigner

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