MLK Day

Jasmine Sanders has got 10 powerful quotes from Martin Luther King Jr., in the spirit of his birthday and the national holiday commemorating his legacy…

As if there was something wrong with the title for Martin Luther Kind Day, the city of Biloxi, MS just had to try their best and ruin it for us all. In a now-deleted Tweet, officials wrote on Friday: “Non-emergency municipal offices in Biloxi will be closed on Monday in observance of Great Americans Day.” The […]

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will offer free admission on Monday, January 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “Martin Luther King Jr. taught us to appreciate uniqueness and diversity in one another. In that spirit, we invite all to enjoy a free visit on this national holiday,” […]

Decades after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., we still recall the fateful words of his last public speech.   Decades after the assassination…

  Rev. Al Sharpton talks about the real meaning of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in light of his birthday this week. He also speaks on the ‘Be Like King’ campaign the National Action Network is launching. “Do something like King. It’s not a day to go to the mall. It’s a day to teach […]

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s (pictured) daughter, Dr. Bernice King, is calling for this year’s King Holiday to be violence-free, honoring the civil rights leader…

Even though the birthday of iconic civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who would have been 85 years old, is on January 15th,…

  I will keep this short and sweet (well, at least I try).  Take a serious look at the picture above.  What goes through your mind?  I bet I can guess.  Are you thinking “What in the hell is wrong with people these days?” or “That is so disrespectful” or “Things are getting worse and […]

Vice President Joe Biden is slated to deliver the keynote address at the Nation Action Network‘s Annual King Day Breakfast January 20 in Washington, D.C.…