Martin Luther King jr.

Claudia Alves, Principal of Poulsbo Elementary School in Poulsbo, Washington, has been placed on a leave of absence while the school district investigates her use…

Oliver Stone (pictured) is the kind of person, who when speaking freely, can either make you throw one hand in the air like you’re listening…

Check out  the song “March,” by George Tandy, Jr. The song was inspired by Martin Luther King Jr. What a great way to kick off the MLK Holiday weekend in anticipation of Black History Month! TRENDING: Does Kim Know How to Make Kanye the Best Man He Can Be? ALSO SEE: Radio Host Defends Megyn […]

City, County Governments to Host MLK Event on January 15 Celebration is Free and Open to the Public   What: Durham City-County Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance Program   Who: Durham County Government City of Durham   When: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 Noon   Where: First Presbyterian Church 305 E. Main Street, Durham   Fast […]

Today marks the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington when over 200,000 people heard Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s message. Many are familiar with…

To commemorate the final round of events for the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King’s March on Washington, watch the video below video highlighting…

On May 2, 1963 a large crowd of black teens came rushing through the doors of the 16th Street Baptist Church in protest of Bull…

There are two sides to every story, I know.  So, when I hear about the in-fighting, the lawsuits and what appears to be greed coming…

Roland Martin talks with Joseph Williams about why the MLK Memorial Foundation is being forced to change its name by the King children.

In the weeks before his death, Martin Luther King Jr. visited a school in Marks, Mississippi and witnessed a schoolteacher distributing lunch to her students.…

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. dedicated his life to equality and American progressivism. Most people talk about the famous “I Have A Dream” speach but…

Northerners often depict the South as backwards and racist. During the Civil Rights Movement, the South gave the North plenty of reasons to feel superiors. Snarling dogs, skin bruising water hoses and lynch mobs didn’t help the South’s image. The South’s racism was on full display as African Americans from Virginia to Alabama and beyond […]