Results related to “Martin Luther King Jr.”
by Carla Murphy on February 5 2014, 1:55PM
“Our Father MUST be turning in his grave,” writes Bernice King.
by Aura Bogado on November 27 2013, 11:15AM
The former army private is reluctant to celebrate Thanksgiving because she believes its origins lie in the slaughter against the Pequot.
by Jamilah King on August 27 2013, 12:38PM
A new project hopes to keep the speech’s legacy alive.
by Jorge Rivas on January 18 2012, 3:17PM
Watch a 12-year old Kanye West read his original poem dedicated to MLK.
by Jorge Rivas on December 8 2011, 1:36PM
The Smithsonian has uncovered footage from the day Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered that has not been seen since it aired live on April 4, 1968.
by Jorge Rivas on October 17 2011, 2:32PM
The celebration was far smaller than organizers had anticipated back in August, but the message was loud and clear: there’s still work left to be done.
by Jorge Rivas on August 26 2011, 3:30PM
NewsOne has compiled a list of the top ten songs from the civil rights era.
by Shani O. Hilton on August 26 2011, 10:15AM
After years of controversy dogged its creation, stormy days upend the grand dedication of King’s long-awaited memorial on the National Mall.
by Jorge Rivas on July 26 2011, 1:00PM
American modern artist Edward Biberman’s piece becomes the first painting of King to enter into the museum’s permanent collection.
Topics: Arts & Culture
by Kai Wright on April 4 2011, 11:29AM
King lent his celebrity to the black men who labored in Memphis’ refuge because they symbolized a global economy built upon exploiting black and brown people.
by Julianne Hing on January 18 2011, 5:39PM
One Southern California surf shop chose to celebrate Monday’s holiday in all the wrong ways.