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1 hr ago | Examiner.com
When people think of Atlanta history they typically think of Coca-Cola and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. For tourists looking to explore-there's the World of Coca-Cola, and an entire district dedicated to Dr. King.
3 hrs ago | OpEdNews
Pacifism is more complex than it may appear. One form of pacifism is to never strike back, which was practiced personally by Martin Luther King, Jr. While King was giving a speech, a man jumped on stage and repeatedly punched him.
4 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Bearded marijuana activist says HE hoisted white flags above the Brooklyn Bridge Tahnee chatted away on her phone as she sported no makeup and monochrome casual wears that showed off plenty of her long legs.
The zoning board last week approved the location for a Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial.
February is Black History month and there are many ways it can be celebrated at home and in the classroom.
HBO is back in business with The Wire and Treme creator David Simon . Though the insanely smart and wonderfully talented writer is currently developing a Martin Luther King Jr. miniseries America: In the King Years at the network, it appears that a miniseries of a different sort will materialize first.
Officials believe the century-old one-time armory where Elvis Presley performed and Martin Luther King Jr. spoke is suitable for adaptive reuse as a combination of apartments, offices, retail or institutional purposes.
About 75 or 80 people gathered Monday in uptown Martinsville for a screening of "Thurgood," a film about the late Thurgood Marshall, who was a lawyer for the NAACP before he became the first black member of the Supreme Court.
Corey Perrine/Staff Superintendent Kamela Patton listens during a Collier County School Board meeting Tuesday at the Martin Luther King Jr. Administrative Center in Naples.
A collection of labor unions is demanding that leaders of California's Oakland Unified School District allow a lesson plan that compares convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal to civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to appear on the district's website.
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and President Lyndon Johnson confer in Robert Schenkkan's play "The Great Society," now on stage in Ashland at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
Justice Dipankar Dutta of Calcutta High Court quoted Martin Luther King, Jr., the American civil rights movement leader, while delivering the order on Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. and his wife Coretta Scott King in Calcutta in 1959.
From her birth and throughout her formative years, Jim Crow laws were in effect, barring her and other African-American citizens from becoming equal members of U.S. society.
The lives of Benjamin E. Mays and M.L.K. at the crossroads of American history presented in an Atlanta performance of "Only Just A Moment," a powerful stage production.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 12:07 pm
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