Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Tag: Martin Luther King Jr.

Historian Slams Mike Pence for Having the...

Princeton historian Julian Zelizer ripped into Vice President Mike Pence on Monday for favorably comparing Donald Trump to the late civil rights icon Martin...

Democrats Use MLK Holiday to Tout Political...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — As Americans commemorate Martin Luther King Jr., Democratic presidential hopefuls are fanning out across the country to honor the civil...

Here We Go Again: St. Louis Newscaster...

For the second time in just two weeks, a local TV reporter is apologizing after using a racial slur while speaking about the late...

Kamala Harris Officially Jumps Into Presidential Race,...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris, a first-term senator and former California attorney general known for her rigorous questioning of President Donald Trump's nominees, entered...

Mississippi Government Says It’ll Be Closed on...

The Mississippi government is getting backlash for a now-deleted tweet concerning the upcoming Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. On Thursday, the Mississippi Department of Revenue...

MLK Holiday Represents Big Moment for 2020...

Monday's observance of what would have been Martin Luther King Jr.'s 90th birthday is emerging as an important moment for Democrats eyeing the White...

Meghan McCain Quickly Reminded of Her Father’s...

Meghan McCain's blistering rebuke of Iowa Rep. Steve King following his controversial remarks on white supremacy was met with raucous applause from "The View" audience...

University of Ghana Removes ‘Racist’ Gandhi Statue...

A statue honoring famed Indian independence leader Mahatma Gandhi was removed from the University of Ghana's campus in the middle of the night Tuesday,...

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Childhood Atlanta Home...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s childhood home is no longer in the hands of the King family. This week it was announced that the historic...

Cardi B Slammed By Bernice King, MLK...

Cardi B has issued an apology after a "Real Housewives" parody of her portraying the late icon Coretta Scott King drew criticism from the leader's...

Cardi B Uses Martin Luther King to...

Cardi B compares husband Offset cheating ways to the likes of Martin Luther King, JAY-Z and Bill Clinton. After news broke that she and Migos...

Steve Bannon Actually Tries to Argue That...

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon thinks President Donald Trump has a lot to be proud of.

Arrest Records of Rosa Parks, MLK to...

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Yellowing court records from the arrests of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr. and others at the dawn of the...

Harry Belafonte: Until White People ‘Change Their...

https://youtu.be/Bu4BxRUnqao?t=5m50s America is more racially divided than it's ever been, according to activist and entertainer Harry Belafonte. Belafonte, a close friend of late civil rights icon...

One-Third of Americans Thought MLK Brought His...

Martin Luther King Jr. left a lasting legacy in the fight for civil rights. But while his legacy is neatly presented 50 years after his...

St. Louis Man is Dedicated to Changing...

Martin Luther King Jr. due to his legacy and activism now has hundreds of streets in America named in his honor. Although King is...

Racist Callers Come Out the Woodwork to...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Ocp77N1BbY&feature=youtu.be C-SPAN's tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. on the 50th anniversary of his death was sullied Wednesday when a handful of racist viewers called...

Libertarian Pundit Gets Shut Down After Trying...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdSZP_Sv-Ts TV One's Roland Martin called out former speechwriter Jennifer Grossman this week for her pitiful attempt to explain the words of Martin Luther King,...

Alveda King Compares Mike Pence to MLK,...

Watch the latest video at <a href="http://www.foxnews.com">foxnews.com</a> Earlier in the week "The View" hosts discussed Omarosa Manigault's claim that Jesus talks to Vice President Mike...

Ivanka Trumps Gets Blasted for Black History...

https://twitter.com/IvankaTrump/status/959196134894907392 Ivanka Trump's tweet to commemorate Black History Month has sparked outrage from many Twitter users. She tweets "During #BlackHistoryMonth, we celebrate heroes like Harriet...

Moment of Silence Set to Honor Memphis...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Rain was falling in Memphis, Tennessee, when two sanitation workers picking up trash sought shelter in the back of a...