There Was No Way For Rev Dr Martin Luther King To Know That One Day John Lewis Would Rise To Represent A US House District In Georgia That Produces About 3 Dead Black People Every Week While They Were Never Labeled As "Civil Rights Activists",...Show More Summary
The Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the civil rights group once led by Martin Luther King Jr., wants to help support younger groups working to end racial injustice. How can they make the collaboration work?…
I found the video on YouTube: Bobby Kennedy speaking to a rally of black people in Indianapolis in 1968, on the night Martin Luther King was shot. Bobby had been informed about King's death by the mayor, who told him not to go to the black neighborhood because riots could break out. Show More Summary
Submitted by Howard Kunstler via Kunstler.com, I was in the streets of Chicago in 1968 during the Democratic Convention. It was only a few months after Bobby Kennedy and Martin Luther King were shot to death. The “establishment,” asShow More Summary
In Georgia and the birthplace of Martin Luther King Jr, it's time for people who are taking action in the street to also take acton at their polling places, said state Rep. Erica Thomas, D-Austell. "Right here is where we need to show...Show More Summary
"Where do we go from here?" asks Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. at the Convention of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in 1967. I ask the same question as I sit in Paris, the city in which I was born at about the same time of King's speech, and listen to the latest news from Nice, Dallas, Minnesota, Louisiana, Istanbul, and Baghdad. Show More Summary
Let's take a look at Pence's record. The post Mike Pence Said Martin Luther King Jr. Was His Hero Growing Up. Here’s Why That Sounds Absurd. appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Is Martin Luther King, Jr.'s dream turning into a nightmare?
As people reflect on how to stop hatred and needless violence, PETA is negotiating with outdoor advertisers in Dallas to place a billboard with a plea for an ethic... The post ‘Injustice’ Billboard Features Martin Luther King Jr., Whose Family Went Vegan appeared first on PETA.
Guest Post by Joe Hoft Former federal prosecutor and Freedom Watch founder, Larry Klayman was on the Steve Malzberg Show... The post Attorney Larry Klayman: Obama Is No Martin Luther King – He Favors Blacks and Muslims and Wears His Muslim Heritage on His Sleeve appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
"... although under the circumstances, this is precisely the kind of statement any normal politician would make," Writes Neal Gabler in "The Media’s Gift to Trump: Low Expectations" The media have set the bar so low that we fully expect...Show More Summary
(Scroll down for video.) Atlanta-based rappers including Jeezy, 2 Chainz and David Banner, as well as R&B singer Lyfe Jennings and Dr. Bernice King, daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, gathered at a town hall discussion...
Martin Luther King's dream seems more and more unattainable following the deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and the tragic shooting in Dalla... holy fuck is that a Charizard? Sorry, sorry. Pokemon Go launched this week as well. Show More Summary
Tragically, America continues to slide backwards on its long and tortuous journey to racial reconciliation and racial justice.
Bill Jones, who photographed black celebrities in Hollywood as well as Dr. Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela, died at his home in Los Angeles on June 25. The cause of death was dementia, The New York Times reports. A contributor to Ebony, Jet, The L.A. Show More Summary
On November 22, 1968, which marked the five-year anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy, in Dallas, and was seven months after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., in Memphis, a daguerreotype of Frederick Douglass...Show More Summary
Civil rights icon Andrew Young, a former congressman, ambassador, and friend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., made a comment about protesters that upset a local NAACP chapter today. According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Young met with police officers in Atlanta––where he used to be mayor––to discuss the huge protests recently there over the […]
Sarah Palin has a dream, and it is for everyone to shut up about police brutality.
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Fox News host Bill O’Reilly claims to know how Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would have felt about the Black Lives Matter movement: The civil rights hero would want nothing to do with it. While...Show More Summary
The Bible that Martin Luther King Jr. carried during the civil rights movement in the 1960s belongs to his estate which voted in 2014 to sell the heirloom against the wishes of his daughter, said a court ruling that could now lead to its sale. A trial was still scheduled to begin on August 15 to...