MLK’s Legacy Is Being Manifested in This Woke, No-Nonsense Baltimore Teacher

MLK’s Legacy Is Being Manifested in This Woke, No-Nonsense Baltimore Teacher

by Zahara Hill

Teachers of color can have an inexplicably powerful influence on Black and Brown students. Baltimore-based educator Valencia D. Clay is one of a number of Black... Read More

Don’t Use MLK Day to Protest Trump. He’ll Still Be a Ragamuffin Tomorrow.

Don’t Use MLK Day to Protest Trump. He’ll Still Be a Ragamuffin Tomorrow.

by Zahara Hill

Donald Trump is unarguably the antithesis of anyone with one or more respectable qualities, particularly the luminous Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Some have used the disparities... Read More

The Best Film & Stage Portrayals of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr – RANKED

The Best Film & Stage Portrayals of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr – RANKED

by Jessica Bennett

Depicting historical icons comes with huge responsibility, and few measure up to the skill required to take on the role of Dr. Martin Luther... Read More

Issac Newton Farris, Jr.

MLK’s Nephew: Trump Isn’t ‘Racist in the Traditional Sense’

by Zahara Hill

Just one day after referring to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as “s**thole countries” President Donald Trump hosted an event on Friday in... Read More

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Home of MLK Burial Site Designated National Historic Park

by Shantell E. Jamison

One week shy of the annual observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Ebenezer Baptist Church, the civil rights leader’s burial site and his... Read More

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Here’s Why the FBI’s Tweet About MLK’s Assassination Was Problematic

by George Johnson

Tuesday marked the 49th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As thousands flocked to social media to pay homage to... Read More

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The Shocked Reaction to Martin Luther King’s Assassination

by #teamEBONY

It was a moment of dismay for the entire country. A moment people felt insurmountable loss and bewilderment, and whose shock can still be felt today.... Read More

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Clayborn Temple, a Crucial Civil Rights Site, Being Resurrected

by #TeamEBONY with AP

The historic Memphis church that served as a central point in the civil rights movement and in the resistance action that marked Rev. Martin... Read More

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In Brief: MLK Birmingham Letter Up for Auction, Brexit Begins

by #teamEBONY

Draft of Famous MLK Letter to Go Up for Auction A draft of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter From a Birmingham Jail” is scheduled... Read More

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Arkansas Passes Bill to Allow Singular Recognition of MLK Holiday

by #teamEBONY

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill Tuesday that ended that state’s practice of combining the birthday holidays of civil rights icon Martin Luther... Read More