Following Hillary Clinton’s speech on Donald Trump’s hate movement, one of CNN’s in-house Trump supporters waxed indignant about how Trump has as many as eight or 10 African American supporters, who he has “empowered,” thus proving he is no racist. Show More Summary
Kayleigh McEnany tried to defend Donald Trump during a CNN panel on Thursday by quoting Martin Luther King Jr. It did not go well. “He is trying hard to be inclusive,” she said of Trump before calling Hillary Clinton’s speech linking Trump to white nationalists...
When the niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. says “Black Lives Matter,” she means all black lives. Dr. Alveda King, a pro-life advocate and the niece of the famous civil rights leader, spoke on “The Jim Bakker Show” recently about how abortion has become the No. 1 killer of black lives in America. King […]
Civil rights leader Wyatt Tee Walker was arrested 17 times for protesting segregation. He also took the famous photo of Martin Luther King Jr. in the Birmingham jail.
We need more humble prophets—to remind the skeptical that religion, which can indeed be divisive, is also a moral prod and an intellectual spark. But such figures are hard to find in this election year.
The proposed extensions of the Mon-Fayette Expressway and the Martin Luther King Jr. East Busway would reduce travel time and create more than 20,000 permanent jobs, nearly 13,000 of them in the struggling Mon Valley area, a study released this morning.
Jaden Smith is socially conscious? Jaden opened up to ET at Variety’s Power of Young Hollywood event, presented by Pixhug with Vince Camuto.
The word "diversity" comes up a lot when talking about director Ava DuVernay and her projects. Her first feature film was 2014's Oscar-snubbed "Selma," which chronicled Martin Luther King Jr.'s campaign to secure equal voting rightsShow More Summary
On a sleek white coffee table in Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook's fourth-floor office in late July, beneath framed posters of Robert F. Kennedy, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Jackie Robinson, a rose-gold iPhone 6s sits in its original box. Earlier that morning, Cook had stood in front...
Martin Luther King Jr.’s heirs have agreed to end their legal fight over who owns the slain civil rights leader’s 1964 Nobel Peace Prize medal, according to a court document filed on Monday that did not disclose if the item will be sold. A trial to settle the years-long dispute had been set to start in Atlanta on Monday. Show More Summary
A judge's order ends a disagreement over two of the civil rights leader's treasured possessions. King's sons Martin III and Dexter Scott King wanted to sell them. Daughter Bernice King was opposed.
A legal fight between Martin Luther King Jr.’s heirs over who owns the slain civil rights leader’s 1964 Nobel Peace Prize medal has been settled, but the terms were not immediately known, a judge said in an Atlanta court on Monday. A trial to settle the years-long dispute over the medal...
The family of Martin Luther King Jr. has settled a disagreement over what to do with the civil rights icon’s 1964 Nobel Peace Prize medal, although the terms of the settlement are not exactly known, Reuters reports. A judge confirmed that the matter was settled in an Atlanta court Monday. The trial to settle the […]
Dressed in plainclothes to blend in with tourists at the National Mall, a few dozen FBI agents in training fanned out across the Martin Luther King Jr. memorial on an unusual mission. Their months-long training at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Va., covers target practice, boxing, surveillance and...
Bernice King, the daughter of slain civil rights icon Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke out strongly on Tuesday against threatening statements made by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. “As the daughter of a leader who was assassinated, I find #Trump’s comments distasteful, disturbing,...
Bernice A. King, the daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is standing up to the dangerous rhetoric of Donald Trump. On Tuesday, Trump made one of his most inflammatory statements yet, when he “joked” about the possible assassination...Show More Summary
The 1960s were a period of dramatic upheaval in the United States. By 1968, the Vietnam War was raging abroad while civil rights activists at home were mourning the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., who was assassinated in April....Show More Summary
Fifty years since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., brought his message of racial justice and equality to Chicago, over a hundred activists and community members gathered in Chicago Lawn to both celebrate his legacy and decry recent police shootings of people of color. [ more › ]
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stated that “[t]he arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” The post Hillary Knows That Progress is Possible appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Caption/credit: Jesse Jackson and Albert Raby at Chicago Freedom Movement rally (left). Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addressing a crowd (center). Mob and police during Chicago Freedom Movement march in Marquette Park in 1966 (right). Courtesy...Show More Summary