David Oyelowo, the British-Nigerian actor best know for his portrayal of Martin Luther King Jr. in Ava DuVernay’s “Selma,” turned up at a midtown Manhattan hotel last week to promote his new film, “A United Kingdom,” directed by Amma Asante. Show More Summary
"We must work passionately and unrelentingly for the goal of freedom," Martin Luther King Jr. told the crowd
The niece of Martin Luther King, Jr., stood beside President Donald Trump as he spoke at the new African American history museum in Washington, D.C.
Over Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, an interracial couple in Connecticut woke up to a racial slur graffitied on their home. The two, Heather Lindsay and Lexene Charles, refuse to get rid of the graffiti, which is the n-word spray painted on their garage. Show More Summary
Dr. Alveda King, niece of Martin Luther King, Jr., was on Fox News tonight to discuss President Trump after appearing with him at the National Museum of African American History and Culture today.
President Donald Trump spent Tuesday morning touring the National Museum of African-American History and Culture, a makeup visit for the trip he was supposed to have made on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. One of Trump’s companions was Ben...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump visited the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C after having cancelled a previous scheduled visit on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The museum first opened last September and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) delivered...
The 1963 civil rights march led in Detroit by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. will be re-enacted at the Michigan state Capitol in Lansing as part of Black History … Click to Continue »
Donald Trump foreign policy adviser Carter Page has invoked the name of Martin Luther King Jr. in a letter to the Department of Justice (DOJ) accusing the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) of carrying out a witch hunt against him...Show More Summary
Alveda King, the niece of Doctor Martin Luther King Jr, has released a pro-life message for Black History Month. The Civil Rights leader says she is sick and tired of pro-abortion politicians using race-baiting to deceive black voters into supporting them. “For years liberals and progressives have skillfully appealed to the Black communities, vying for […]
The vision of Martin Luther King Jr. is progressing as we stand up for our rights, says filmmaker and minister Gil Caldwell.
Join the DC Public Library Foundation for Rock the Stacks, a music festival throughout the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. [ more › ]
"What counts is what we are, and the way we deepen our relationship with the world and with others, a relationship that can be one of both love for all that exists and of desire for its transformation."
Coretta Scott King, the wife of Martin Luther King, Jr., became a focal point of American politics in February 2017, when Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama was nominated to serve as the Attorney General for the new Trump administration. During Sessions’ confirmation hearings, Senator Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts attempted to read to the Senate a letter … Continued
Alveda King, niece of Martin Luther King Jr., did not approve of Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) invoking her aunt's name to smear Jeff Sessions....
"Don't use his name." That's the first bit of advice given in a viral Facebook post listing 11 tips on how to resist the new president. SEE ALSO: One hashtag is uniting Americans in the fight against Trump It has a hopeful, positiveShow More Summary
Bernice King has a lot to say when it comes to resisting you-know-who — and her number one rule is saying his name as little as possible! On Wednesday, the daughter of Martin Luther King Jr. shared some wisdom on how to properly push back against Donald Trump (dammit, we said it!) while not disrespecting those [...]
Sony announced a number release slate changes with Studio 8’s White Boy Rick about teenage undercover informant-drug dealer Richard Wershe Jr. take over Bad Boys For Life‘s Martin Luther King weekend slot next year. As previously reported in the press, Bad Boys for Life jumped to Nov. Show More Summary
Renovating historic architectural landmarks is no easy task, but Dutch firm, Mecanoo, will be taking on the responsibility of breathing new life into the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in Washington, D.C, originally designed by modernist master Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Show More Summary