Baltimore's mayor has retreated from a plan to replace a long-running parade honoring Martin Luther King Jr. with what she described as a day of service. Mayor Catherine Pugh had … Click to Continue »
Senator-elect Doug Jones delivered an emotional victory speech on Tuesday night following his stunning defeat of Republican Roy Moore in Alabama's special election. Jones quoted Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and told his supporters that...Show More Summary
Amid protests and boycotts over his attendance, US President Donald Trump said Martin Luther King, Jr was “a man I have studied, watched, and admired for my entire life” during the opening of a civil rights museum in Jackson, Mississippi. Show More Summary
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This Nutcracker season, Ballethnic Dance Company’s beloved Urban Nutcracker will return to Morehouse College’s Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel, the venue where it premiered in 1991. The production, which was performed at the Riverside EpiCenter for the past two years after over two decades at Georgia Tech’s Ferst Center, will be presented December 9...
“There can be no justice without peace, and there can be no peace without justice.” - Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The post Peace Will Prevail Over Trumpism Only With Justice appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The city that gave Martin Luther King Jr. his pulpit and the south its first black mayor may elect its first white one in nearly half a century Tuesday. The debate over whether that's a step backward or forward has turned the contest...Show More Summary
“Human progress never rolls in on wheels of inevitability” - | Martin Luther King, Jr, Letter from a Birmingham Jail
President Donald Trump is far from becoming a leader like MLK. But their different paths teach Americans about the meaning of prophets
In April 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was arrested as part of the Birmingham Campaign, an effort to bring national attention
“You can kill a man, but not an idea.” –Benazir Bhutto There is something inherent in the human spirit that pushes back against the word “no.” When Martin Luther King, Jr., was assassinated outside of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee, a groundswell against the word “no” occurred in communities across the...
He is presenting the people of Alabama with what Martin Luther King, Jr. once called 'creative tension.'
The nominees are out for the 49th NAACP Image Awards! The annual event, which takes place on Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 2018, celebrates the achievements of people of color in entertainment in film, television, music and literature. Show More Summary
For risking a well-compensated athletic career to pursue social activism, Colin Kaepernick has often been compared to Muhammad Ali. On Sunday, LeBron James mentioned the former boxer while discussing the free agent quarterback, but he also compared Kaepernick to the figure most synonymous with the 20th-century civil rights movement: Martin Luther King Jr. Speaking to ESPN’s […]
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The Cavs superstar compared Kaepernick to Martin Luther King Jr. and Muhammad Ali
Black-ish star and Emmy-nominated actor Anthony Anderson has been announced as the host of the 49th NAACP Image Awards. The awards show will air live January 15, 2018, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on TV One. Anderson hosted the 47th...Show More Summary
Virginia Democrat is the most prominent of six transgender politicians elected on Tuesday, energizing advocacy groups on both sides for 2018.
The National Archives published more than 600 new records relating to the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Among them is a dossier on Martin Luther King Jr. that claims the civil rights leader possibly fathered a baby...Show More Summary
The Trump administration released new documents on former President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Read more...