Volunteer Decatur’s LeeAnn Harvey sends along all the info you need for tomorrow night’s Restaurants 4 Repairs Dine Out tomorrow night… Dine out at a participating restaurant and help support the 2017 Decatur Martin Luther King Jr. Service Project. A percentage of the day’s proceeds will be donated to the project, which provides much-needed repairs to […]
Before Republican New York Senate hopeful Jon Girodes's website went down this week, it was topped with a banner image of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the phrase "Be the Change." Making an obvious appeal to his African American voterShow More Summary
Before MSNBC’s Hardball host Chris Matthews compared President Barack Obama to Martin Luther King Jr. with a biblical delivery, Matthews expressed on Tuesday some bitterness that “the Supreme Court intervened in our electoral process” back in 2000 to which conservative radio talk show host Hugh Hewitt promptly swatted him down.
Here's a look at all Nobel Peace Prize recipients, including Barack Obama, Mother Teresa, Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr.
This is embarrassing, and no doubt Dr. King is spinning over in his grave. Organizers want the town’s annual MLK Dreamfest Celebration in January to highlight Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s values through discussions on race relations and racial identity. … Continued
After Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination, black leaders and cultural influencers encouraged community self-reliance and pride
One distasteful message disparaged Martin Luther King Jr.'s most iconic speech.
Click here for reuse options! Their Facebook messages showed the deputies mocking Martin Luther King, Jr. Georgia sheriff’s deputy was fired and another abruptly resigned after an investigation revealed their racist and sexist Facebook messages — which showed they apparently targeted black drivers for traffic stops. Show More Summary
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In August, 2015, when President Obama announced the final version of the Clean Power Plan—the centerpiece of his effort to combat climate change—he quoted a speech that Martin Luther King, Jr., gave at Riverside Church, in April, 1967, opposing the Vietnam War. Show More Summary
In a post to her official Facebook page, Serena Williams expressed her concerns about the epidemic of police brutality against black Americans. She quotes Martin Luther King Jr. on the betrayal of silence and seems to open to the door to being more vocal about these issues. Read more...
The son of Martin Luther King Jr. says his father would have been frustrated by both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, because neither seriously addressed the real reason many African-Americans are suffering and dying. Martin Luther King III…
From director Ava DuVernay, who in the past masterfully told the story of the 1965 Selma to Montgomery voting rights marches led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the auteur is once again focusing on issues relating to race in this country and specifically how many people believe that […]
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton wore a shirt featuring a quote from Martin Luther King Jr. prior to Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings. Jeremy Igo of CarolinaHuddle.com shared a photo of the shirt: The quote comes from...Show More Summary
Cam Newton wore a shirt quoting Martin Luther King Jr. on a football Sunday that featured peaceful protests outside the stadium.
Cam lets his shirt do the talking.
Cam Newton wore a shirt with a Martin Luther King Jr. quote before the Carolina Panthers’ game against the Minnesota Vikings (AP). These are tense times in Charlotte after the shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott, with pregame protests lingering into Sunday prior to the game between the Minnesota Vikings and Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Show More Summary
Jesus says love because hate destroys the hater as well as the hated. Martin Luther King, Jr.