“Kendrick, Martin, Hootie, Malcolm…” That’s Kendrick Lamar, comparing both himself and fellow Compton emcee YG Hootie to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X. Risky move from K. Dot, but [...]
Akon is darker than 11:59pm… Akon Denies Only Casting Light Skinned Models In Video Via TMZ reports: Akon and Martin Luther King Jr. have something in common … they don’t judge people by the color of their skin, because
Akon and Martin Luther King Jr. have something in common... they don't judge people by the color of their skin, because Akon likes all shades of Black... women.Akon was rolling up to Bootsy Bellows in West Hollywood... a tad annoyed by recent…
Conservative radio host Mike Slater quoted Martin Luther King, Jr. during a debate about Obamacare and "redistribution" on Fox's America's Newsroom Monday morning, leaving fellow panelist and liberal radio host Leslie Marshall practically speechless.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s civil rights movement was not limited to "saving Black Americans," nor was it limited to halting Black oppression of the 20th century. The civil rights movement as seen through Dr. King's eyes, was about...Show More Summary
By Judith Gayle | Political Waves “If a man has not found something worth dying for, he is not fit to live.”~ Martin Luther King, Jr. November’s speeding right along. The Pea... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves Daily Astrology Blog for full links, other content, and more!
It starts with a Martin Luther King Jr. quote, and ends as a total mystery: an internal video memo from Apple's chief is very strange, and the company is trying to scrub it off the internet. Read more...
Apple's legal counsel sent an email to all Apple employees this week asking them to review the company's code of conduct. The email was accompanied by a video of CEO Tim Cook, where he invokes Martin Luther King, Jr. by saying "The time is always right to do what is right." 9to5Mac obtained a copy of the email. Show More Summary
A tip of the hat (and also a giant gold medal) to Bayard Rustin and Sally Ride, whom President Obama just honored with a Presidential Medal of Freedom. Hip hip hooray for queers! Another medal went to Gloria Steinem, who may not be a lesbian but certainly has a few things to say about gender. […]
Denial and amnesia are currently taking over the context of civil rights in this nation, according to Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter, Bernice King, who spoke to Latino leaders at the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC) Justice Summit to urge them to continue their fight against social injustices in their communities.
I finally read all of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "Letter From Birmingham Jail" this spring while I was on tour for my album "Radio Music Society." At about the same time, the hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay detention center hit the headlines. Show More Summary
The decisive fight over an Old Fourth Ward parking lot will come to a head tonight at City Hall. Our Lady of Lourdes, the 101-year Catholic church located near the Martin Luther King Jr. Center, has tried to purchase a 1.7-acre plotShow More Summary
"Like Martin Luther King, I will do my thing"
On October 17, over 100 of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s personal handwritten materials sold at an auction for more than $130k. The sale was part of Heritage Auctions’ Historical Manuscripts event.... via JustLuxe.com
The editors of For the Love of Men want to celebrate this month with a mustache-a-day for November. Movember is an annual, month-long event involving the growing of facial hair, especially mustaches, to raise money and awareness around men’s cancers and mental health issues. You can donate to the cause here. We celebrate Martin Luther […]
The recent 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s I Have a Dream speech provided an excuse to listen once again to King’s powerful oratory and an opportunity to reflect on my husband’s and my personal connection to Dr. King. Continue reading ? The post The tea room as the birthplace of the American civil rights movement appeared first on T Ching.
Jamie Foxx is wrapped up by co-star Bobby Cannavale while shooting scenes for their upcoming flick Annie on Monday (November 5) in New York City. The two suited actors were joined on set by their co-stars Quvenzhané Wallis and Rose Byrne. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jamie Foxx It was recently announced that [...]
In the search for the movement’s Martin Luther King, have we overlooked ourselves? read more
The TV and radio host’s new book, “Death of a King,” was acquired by Little, Brown and Company and will show “the real Martin, a man hounded and set upon by all comers in the 12 months before he died.”
The all day celebration of the oyster will feature live “Fish Head” Music, iconic oyster shuckers, and playoff football on the Sunday of Martin Luther King’s day weekend. The Freret Market, Publiq House, Woody’s Tacos, and Family Fish Productions is presenting uptown’s first oyster-centric festival. Show More Summary