#MLK

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Would MLK have supported Trump's free speech executive order? His niece thinks so.

"My uncle knew that above all else, words are a man’s greatest weapon..."

Politics | POLITICS

Tamika Mallory insults Martin Luther King's legacy of combating anti-Semitism - NY Daily News

In what alternate universe does a public university select a bigot to speak at its annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King?

History | History

How Zionists Helped Destroy Segregation in Baltimore

Ben Hecht. Photo: Alchetron. After a year when Jewish and African-American relations were strained by the Black Lives Matter’s denunciation of Israel and …

News | Media Bias

New York Times Abuses Martin Luther King's Legacy to Attack Israel | HonestReporting

Trust the New York Times to add to the toxic mix of US identity politics by commemorating Martin Luther King Day with an attack on Israel.

News | In The News

When I Met Martin Luther King, Jr.

I will always remember that moment and what it taught me about Dr. King and one of his core values: humility.

News | NEWS

Martin Luther King Jr. was a 'socialist before it was cool,' CNN claims - Washington Times

CNN sparked a backlash on social media Monday when it claimed Martin Luther King Jr. was a "socialist before it was cool."

History | History

THE SHOT THAT ECHOES STILL

Fifty years after one lone prophet who didn’t make it to forty gave up the ghost on a bland balcony in Memphis, this essay is proof that King’s legacy, and Baldwin’s words, remain vital.

Politics | From CNN

How MLK can get you out of your 'Trump Slump' - CNN.com

Americans dejected by the election of Trump can take inspiration from several pivotal moments in MLK's life.

Health & Fitness | News Items

Patty Griffin - Up To The Mountain (MLK Tribute)

Lyrics: [ Up To The Mountain ] I went up to the mountain Because you asked me to Up over the clouds To where the sky was blue I could see all around me Every...

Politics | From CNN

Martin Luther King Jr. Day turns 30: Why we observe it - CNN.com

Donna Brazile: Had he lived, Martin Luther King Jr. would have turned 87 Friday and likely would have still been urging a more inclusive America.

History | History

17 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes You Never Hear

While best known for his “I Have a Dream” speech, King’s legacy included much more than that.

History | History

Izola Ware Curry, Who Stabbed King in 1958, Dies at 98 - NYTimes.com

In 1958, she stabbed the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at a Harlem book signing — an episode that a decade later would become a rhetorical touchstone in the last oration of his life.

Politics | Resources

▶ Dr. King's pro-Israel Legacy (in 5 minutes) - YouTube

For more or to donate visit: www.ibsi-now.org Correction: Dr. King was assassinated on April 4, 1968 (not April 6) Directed by: Sara Washington Music: Randy ...

Entertainment | Entertainment

The real story behind 'Selma' - CNN.com

Julian Zelizer says the powerful new film gets most of the story right but isn't faithful to LBJ's real role.

Entertainment | Entertainment

'Selma' Controversy Grows Over LBJ Clash with Martin Luther King On Civil Rights - TheWrap

Historians take issue with director Ava DuVernay focus on former president Lyndon B. Johnson

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Watch Martin Luther King Jr.'s Struggle for Justice in the Exclusive First 'Selma' Trailer

Ava DuVernay may have come on board to direct Selma late last year, but she was born to do the job. As you can see in the exclusive first trailer, the civil rights drama dives deep into the story of the march that saw Martin Luther King Jr. traveling fro

Politics | PC Culture

Obama's Harvard mentor compares Brown shooting to MLK assassination

The Harvard Law professor who mentored President Obama and the first lady during their time in Cambridge has compared the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown to the 1968 assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.

History | Chicago History

Chicago photos of Martin Luther King Jr. added to Smithsonian

He was a young priest with a camera when the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. came to Chicago in the 1960s, but now his images of racial tumult and civil rights marches are housed in the Smithsonian.

News | NEWS

In remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr.

People honor the slain civil rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner on the weekend of his federal holiday.

Sports | Golf

Evans: MLK's impact extended to golf

With all of the trailblazers for blacks in golf -- including the likes of Charlie Sifford and Lee Elder -- Farrell Evans explains the impact Martin Luther King Jr. left on the game.