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34 things you probably didn't know about Martin Luther King Jr.
Tuesday marks what would have been Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 90th birthday. Arguably the most influential figure from the Civil Rights movement ... teenaged Martin Luther King Jr. had a ve... read more
Martin Luther King’s Uncertain Jewish Legacy
In life, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was an outspoken ... and lessons of the civil rights movement did not end with passage of the Voting Rights and Civil Rights bills or his assassination, but it ... read more
Dodge Super Bowl ad using Martin Luther King Jr's speech sparks backlash
A Super Bowl ad for Dodge Ram trucks using one of Martin Luther King Jr.'s last sermons drew a backlash on social media and a rebuke from some of the civil rights ... said there are different ways to ... read more
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What did MLK think about gay people?
(CNN)– Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was writing ... again because of the upcoming release of two potentially explosive books, one of which examines King’s close relationship with an openly gay civil ri... read more
McCain Apologizes for Opposing MLK Holiday
Sen. John McCain apologized Friday for opposing a federal holiday honoring Martin Luther King Jr. as he honored the slain civil rights leader at the hotel where he was assassinated 40 years ago. In a ... read more
The Early Word: Remembering MLK Jr.
Hillary Rodham Clinton and John McCain may cross paths in Memphis today as they take part in events honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the 40th anniversary ... a national holiday for the ... read more
Role models: Martin Luther King, Jr. or Malcolm X?
Here are Dr. King's words to protesters after the march ... Martin Luther King, who is viewed by history as a brilliant and successful leader of the civil rights movement, a tactician who shepherded h... read more
King Day highlights transition from Obama to Trump
ATLANTA (AP) - As Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., civil rights leaders and activists are trying to reconcile the transition from the ... we have to pass along that history." ... read more
When the Republicans Really Were the Party of Lincoln
Johnson meets with civil rights leaders Martin Luther King, Jr., Whitney Young and James Farmer on January ... Then, 82 percent of Republican senators backed final passage of the measure, as opposed t... read more
The DEA Crackdown on Thomas Jefferson's Poppy Plants
“It was very ... civil rights leader was born Michael King Jr. on January 15, 1929, named after his father Michael King. When the younger King was 5 years old, his father decided to change both their ... read more