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In a sad turn of events, civil rights activist Harry Belafonte is suing Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s estate. Belafonte,  who helped financially support MLK’s…

Former White House adviser, Van Jones, who resigned under duress over his past activism as well as “crude” remarks he made about Republicans, took to Twitter on Sunday morning after the verdict came in and posted a powerful picture of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., in a hoodie similar to that Trayvon Martin […]

Monday we celebrate one of the greatest men in American History.  And many people will be off work commemorating his civic work for equality, but others are planning to party in his honor.  Those others have been promoting these parties with flyers that are offending many as they are being circulated all over the internet. […]

After Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s assassination in 1968 many concerned parties began to campaign for a holiday celebrating his life and work on behalf of Civil Rights. Where Did Dr. King’s Dream Begin? After a bill was introduced to Congress to make King’s birthday, January 15th, a national holiday, private citizens took up the […]

Washington D.C.– Ahead of celebrations of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, some local officials got an up close and personal tour of the memorial being built in his honor.

MLK OPEN HOUSE “Building Together Today for a Better Tomorrow” Monday, January 17, 2011 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. King Arts Complex 867 Mt. Vernon Avenue Columbus, OH  43203 Featured Keynote Speaker: Reverend Joel L. King, Jr. FREE and Open to the public