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#ReclaimMLK: The Reality About Martin Luther King...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is renowned for his ability to speak excellence and power into his audience. He educated the masses about the...

Practicing Nonviolence Towards Each Other Should Be...

This month marks the 49th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. Exactly one year before his murder, the Morehouse University alumnus publicized his...

The Truth About Dr. King and Economic...

"For we know now that it isn't enough to integrate lunch counters. What does it profit a man to be able to eat at...

Was Dr. King’s Radical Legacy Replaced with...

January 15 would have been the 88th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 2017 marks the 49th year since his assassination in Memphis,...

MLK’s Childhood Home Has Been Closed Since...

The stately Atlanta, Georgia, childhood home of civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has been closed for more than three months due...

How Emmett Till’s Death Ignited The Civil...

On the Sept. 28 edition of "CBS This Morning," Emmett Till's cousins talk about the last moments of the teen's life before he met...

#ReclaimMLK: The Reality About Martin Luther King...

  While Dr. Martin Luther King Jr is well known for his fight for integration and non-violent protest, the history books and mainstream media often...

Actor Jesse Williams to Portray Legendary Activist...

Actor Jesse Williams — known for his work on ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" — will produce and star in a film about the Civil Rights...

New Book Says FBI Was Mastermind Behind...

As the nation celebrates what would have been Martin Luther King’s 87th birthday on January 15, we must ask some questions: What  role did...

From Lumumba to MLK: The Life and...

  Patrice Lumumba and Martin Luther King, Jr.  It is fitting that we mark the day on which an important Black leader was assassinated, as...

Perfectly Legal: From Slave Codes to Tamir...

What is to be done when the law is the crime being committed?  Let it marinate for a minute. If there is a positive outcome...

Why Polls on Race Relations Ignore the...

As we focus on whether people think race relations are improving or getting worse, we lose sight of institutional racism. A new CBS/New York Times...

Is it Time for Malcolm X to...

History remembers the 1960s as a time of both turbulence and change in Black America, but most of the victories won in the battle...

Celebrate Black Excellence: 10 Interesting Facts About...

Celebrating the Life of Marcus Garvey Marcus Garvey was born Aug. 17, 1887, in St. Ann’s Bay, Jamaica. Garvey was the youngest of 11 children....

5 Ways Society Prevents The Development of...

In light of the fatal shooting of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, several famous Black parents have voiced strategies on how to keep Black boys...

5 Things Every Black Person Should Know...

  He Led the Largest and Most Influential Movement to Advance Black People's Interests in the World Marcus Garvey founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), "the...

The March on Washington Through the Eyes...

The nation celebrates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream" speech on Aug....

Bernice King Reaction to Zimmerman Verdict: ‘We...

Bernice King, the daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., speaks to CNN's Wolf Blitzer about race and justice after George Zimmerman is found...

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Message of Nonviolence...

The message of Martin Luther King Jr. extends far beyond race, it is the belief that society can move beyond violence and prejudice toward...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: The Other...

(Opinion - Nathan McCall, AtlantaBlackStar) We have entered the time again when the nation ponders the life and words of Rev. Martin Luther King...