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DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

A cold but bright and sunny day welcomed parade-goers and participants who gathered in Southeast D.C. to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. See video. Read full article: DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther...→

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. | WTOP

A cold but bright and sunny day welcomed parade-goers and participants who gathered in Southeast D.C. to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. See video. Read full article: DC parade honors legacy of Martin Luther...→

North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Helping Feed Thousands of Kids

North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Helping Feed Thousands of Kids

Students at the University of Texas at Dallas celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday by volunteering their time to help feed hungry kids. Read full article: North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Lu...→

Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin Luther King Jr. highlights agency's 'sordid' past

Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin Luther King Jr. highlights agency's 'sordid' past

The FBI, which once conducted targeted surveillance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., caused a firestorm on social media after posting a tribute honoring the ico [...] Read full article: Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin L...→

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to Trump's MLK Day tweet:

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to Trump's MLK Day tweet: "Every day... in communities of color someone is being killed"

The eldest son of the civil rights activist said the African American community would exist in "a different way" if it was as well off as the president suggest [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to...→

Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Through Song At Kimmel Center

Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Through Song At Kimmel Center

The words of Dr. King's Philadelphia blueprint speech were read aloud and set to rhythm, showcasing how a blueprint can become an imprint. Read full article: Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King T...→

South Florida students, volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

South Florida students, volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Some South Florida students honored a civil rights hero by participating in a day of service for Martin Luther King... Read full article: South Florida students, volunteers honor...→

‘To India I come as a pilgrim’: Martin Luther King Jr.’s remarkable trip to honor his hero

After six full days of travel, Martin Luther King Jr. had finally arrived. He was met with wreaths of flowers and driven to a luxury hotel near the India Gate. [...] Read full article: ‘To India I come as a pilgrim’: Martin L...→

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix this holiday

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix this holiday

ATLANTA (AP) — The nation is marking the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with tributes Monday recalling his past struggles for racial equality, obser [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics ...→

Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's legacy with call to action

Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's legacy with call to action

Hoffman Estates community leaders and residents gathered with neighbors from surrounding communities Monday to celebrate and honor the legacy of Martin Luther [...] Read full article: Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's ...→

Here's what's closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Here's what's closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Like most federal holidays, many Americans have Martin Luther King Jr. Day off and there are closures that may affect everyday life. Read full article: Here's what's closed on Martin Luther Ki...→

Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther King Jr., would ask us to talk to each other without hate or rancor

Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther King Jr., would ask us to talk to each other without hate or rancor

While tributes all over the country will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on his birthday, Dr. Alveda King, the niece of the civil rights revoluti [...] Read full article: Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther...→

Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pictures

Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pictures

A Baptist minister, King led the civil rights movement by peacefully pursuing a vision of racial justice. He was assassinated in 1968. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pict...→

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strategist, negotiator and risk taker

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strategist, negotiator and risk taker

King was a cunning negotiator and an unflinching adherent to the best traditions of the black church. Read full article: The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strateg...→

Martin Luther King Jr. explains the meaning of love in rare handwritten note

Martin Luther King Jr. explains the meaning of love in rare handwritten note

(CNN) — Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a rare handwritten note by Martin Luther King Jr. on the meaning of love has been discovered.... Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. explains the mean...→

Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ‘Inappropriate,” Council Chairman Says

Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ‘Inappropriate,” Council Chairman Says

Nine days after disgraced former D.C. Council member Jack Evans resigned from office for ethics violations, he walked in a parade alongside the District’s mayo [...] Read full article: Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ...→

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

The Legislature’s LGBTQ and black caucuses asked the governor to posthumously pardon Bayard Rustin, who was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago. Read full article: Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civ...→

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and the March for Life

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and the March for Life

For decades in America, across two centuries, in the month of January we have and continue to take a day to honor the legacy and memory of my uncle, the prophe [...] Read full article: The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday a...→

Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy

Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy

Thousands of people marched in Oakland Monday on the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday to reclaim the spirit of the man celebrated on this day, an activist sa [...] Read full article: Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Ma...→

Southern California Celebrates, Honors Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Southern California Celebrates, Honors Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

South Los Angeles celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday with a parade, service projects and a festival. Read full article: Southern California Celebrates, Honors L...→

Riverside marches for Martin Luther King, unity for 27th time

Riverside marches for Martin Luther King, unity for 27th time

The event, which went from an Eastside park to Riverside City College, was hosted by the Riverside African-American Historical Society Read full article: Riverside marches for Martin Luther King...→

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parades, street celebrations

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parades, street celebrations

“I can remember when he was marching, and we were — my grandmother was marching and wanting to vote and wanting civil rights,” Henderson said, “and I think it’ [...] Read full article: South Florida honors Martin Luther King ...→

King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Celebration

King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Celebration

Martin Luther King Jr. Day was being observed Monday with the 35th Kingdom Day Parade in South Los Angeles, multiple service projects and a celebration in Expo [...] Read full article: King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Cel...→

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

The annual ceremony commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. brought leaders from all across the nation together Monday in D.C. See photos. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored ...→

Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Speakers celebrated civil rights accomplishments since King’s death and urge against complacency. Read full article: Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast t...→

Day of Service Honors Life, Legacy of MLK

People across the country are honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. Here’s how the Prince William County alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta is using [...] Read full article: Day of Service Honors Life, Legacy of ML...→

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, Politics Mix This Holiday

Here are the key moments from Tuesday’s public impeachment hearings, which included testimony from NSC staffer Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, former U.S [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Day: Faith, Politics ...→

Which national parks are free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?

Which national parks are free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?

There are more than 400 national parks, according to the National Park Service, which are available to everyone, every day. Read full article: Which national parks are free on Martin ...→

Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

From books to movies to parades, here's how to bring hope and meaning to your Martin Luther King Day holiday. Read full article: Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luth...→

Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Support a Guaranteed Income

Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Support a Guaranteed Income

Andy Yang said that Martin Luther King, Jr. championed a guaranteed minimum income for Americans. | Economy Read full article: Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Suppo...→

Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade

Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade

Crowds gather in downtown St. Paul on Saturday for the 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade. The parade down West 7th Street featured the [...] Read full article: Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King ...→

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

“When you take people off the voter rolls because they haven’t chosen to exercise their rights, to me, is suppression.” Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U...→

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions at the National Western Stock Show on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Read full article: PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African A...→

Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day in South Los Angeles

Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day in South Los Angeles

The 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade theme was "Equality for All Humanity, Our Next Step." It brought together large crowds who celebrated the milestone [...] Read full article: Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther ...→

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who sparred last week over alleged comments made at a 2018 meeting, walked arm in arm at a parade in Columbia, So [...] Read full article: 2020 Democratic candidates link arms on ...→

St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, family day

St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, family day

"It’s a blessing because there was a time we could not do this and it’s all in honor of him because of him." Read full article: St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, f...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, politics mix on holiday

Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday found leaders still wrestling over his contested legacy against the backdrop of a presidential election year. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, polit...→

Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw America as the Solution, Not the Problem

Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw America as the Solution, Not the Problem

2020 ElectionMediaPoliticsAmericacivil rightsConstitutionDr. Martin Luther King Jr.I Have a DreamLetter from a Birmingham JailMartin Luther King DayMartin Luth [...] Read full article: Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw ...→

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Day with parades, street celebrations

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Day with parades, street celebrations

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - It’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, and many people across South Florida are holding parades and street celebratio [...] Read full article: South Florida honors Martin Luther King ...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's Legacy

Hundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Schol...→

Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service? Here Are Some Options

Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service? Here Are Some Options

As the city and nation celebrates the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. many are marking the occasion with a day of service.  Read full article: Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther Ki...→

Organizers want to break ground on Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King memorial in July

Organizers want to break ground on Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King memorial in July

“The Embrace” will be installed near the Parkman Bandstand, where the civil rights leader once spoke in 1965. Read full article: Organizers want to break ground on Marti...→

Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Support a Guaranteed Income

Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Support a Guaranteed Income

Andy Yang said that Martin Luther King, Jr. championed a guaranteed minimum income for Americans. | Economy Read full article: Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Suppo...→

Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ‘Inappropriate,” Council Chairman Says

Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ‘Inappropriate,” Council Chairman Says

Nine days after disgraced former D.C. Council member Jack Evans resigned from office for ethics violations, he walked in a parade alongside the District’s mayo [...] Read full article: Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ...→

North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Helping Feed Thousands of Kids

North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Helping Feed Thousands of Kids

Students at the University of Texas at Dallas celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday by volunteering their time to help feed hungry kids. Read full article: North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Lu...→

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

“When you take people off the voter rolls because they haven’t chosen to exercise their rights, to me, is suppression.” Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U...→

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and the March for Life

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and the March for Life

For decades in America, across two centuries, in the month of January we have and continue to take a day to honor the legacy and memory of my uncle, the prophe [...] Read full article: The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday a...→

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to Trump's MLK Day tweet:

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to Trump's MLK Day tweet: "Every day... in communities of color someone is being killed"

The eldest son of the civil rights activist said the African American community would exist in "a different way" if it was as well off as the president suggest [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to...→

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions at the National Western Stock Show on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Read full article: PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African A...→

Southern California Celebrates, Honors Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Southern California Celebrates, Honors Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

South Los Angeles celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday with a parade, service projects and a festival. Read full article: Southern California Celebrates, Honors L...→

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who sparred last week over alleged comments made at a 2018 meeting, walked arm in arm at a parade in Columbia, So [...] Read full article: 2020 Democratic candidates link arms on ...→

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parades, street celebrations

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parades, street celebrations

“I can remember when he was marching, and we were — my grandmother was marching and wanting to vote and wanting civil rights,” Henderson said, “and I think it’ [...] Read full article: South Florida honors Martin Luther King ...→

King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Celebration

King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Celebration

Martin Luther King Jr. Day was being observed Monday with the 35th Kingdom Day Parade in South Los Angeles, multiple service projects and a celebration in Expo [...] Read full article: King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Cel...→

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix this holiday

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix this holiday

ATLANTA (AP) — The nation is marking the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with tributes Monday recalling his past struggles for racial equality, obser [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics ...→

Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw America as the Solution, Not the Problem

Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw America as the Solution, Not the Problem

2020 ElectionMediaPoliticsAmericacivil rightsConstitutionDr. Martin Luther King Jr.I Have a DreamLetter from a Birmingham JailMartin Luther King DayMartin Luth [...] Read full article: Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw ...→

Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Speakers celebrated civil rights accomplishments since King’s death and urge against complacency. Read full article: Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast t...→

Here's what's closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Here's what's closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Like most federal holidays, many Americans have Martin Luther King Jr. Day off and there are closures that may affect everyday life. Read full article: Here's what's closed on Martin Luther Ki...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's Legacy

Hundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Schol...→

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, Politics Mix This Holiday

Here are the key moments from Tuesday’s public impeachment hearings, which included testimony from NSC staffer Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, former U.S [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Day: Faith, Politics ...→

Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service? Here Are Some Options

Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service? Here Are Some Options

As the city and nation celebrates the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. many are marking the occasion with a day of service.  Read full article: Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther Ki...→

Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

From books to movies to parades, here's how to bring hope and meaning to your Martin Luther King Day holiday. Read full article: Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luth...→

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strategist, negotiator and risk taker

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strategist, negotiator and risk taker

King was a cunning negotiator and an unflinching adherent to the best traditions of the black church. Read full article: The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strateg...→

Martin Luther King Jr. explains the meaning of love in rare handwritten note

Martin Luther King Jr. explains the meaning of love in rare handwritten note

(CNN) — Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a rare handwritten note by Martin Luther King Jr. on the meaning of love has been discovered.... Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. explains the mean...→

Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade

Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade

Crowds gather in downtown St. Paul on Saturday for the 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade. The parade down West 7th Street featured the [...] Read full article: Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King ...→

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

The Legislature’s LGBTQ and black caucuses asked the governor to posthumously pardon Bayard Rustin, who was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago. Read full article: Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civ...→

Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin Luther King Jr. highlights agency's 'sordid' past

Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin Luther King Jr. highlights agency's 'sordid' past

The FBI, which once conducted targeted surveillance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., caused a firestorm on social media after posting a tribute honoring the ico [...] Read full article: Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin L...→

Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy

Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy

Thousands of people marched in Oakland Monday on the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday to reclaim the spirit of the man celebrated on this day, an activist sa [...] Read full article: Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Ma...→

Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Through Song At Kimmel Center

Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Through Song At Kimmel Center

The words of Dr. King's Philadelphia blueprint speech were read aloud and set to rhythm, showcasing how a blueprint can become an imprint. Read full article: Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King T...→

Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day in South Los Angeles

Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day in South Los Angeles

The 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade theme was "Equality for All Humanity, Our Next Step." It brought together large crowds who celebrated the milestone [...] Read full article: Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther ...→

Riverside marches for Martin Luther King, unity for 27th time

Riverside marches for Martin Luther King, unity for 27th time

The event, which went from an Eastside park to Riverside City College, was hosted by the Riverside African-American Historical Society Read full article: Riverside marches for Martin Luther King...→

South Florida students, volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

South Florida students, volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Some South Florida students honored a civil rights hero by participating in a day of service for Martin Luther King... Read full article: South Florida students, volunteers honor...→

St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, family day

St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, family day

"It’s a blessing because there was a time we could not do this and it’s all in honor of him because of him." Read full article: St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, f...→

‘To India I come as a pilgrim’: Martin Luther King Jr.’s remarkable trip to honor his hero

After six full days of travel, Martin Luther King Jr. had finally arrived. He was met with wreaths of flowers and driven to a luxury hotel near the India Gate. [...] Read full article: ‘To India I come as a pilgrim’: Martin L...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, politics mix on holiday

Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday found leaders still wrestling over his contested legacy against the backdrop of a presidential election year. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, polit...→

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

The annual ceremony commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. brought leaders from all across the nation together Monday in D.C. See photos. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored ...→

Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's legacy with call to action

Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's legacy with call to action

Hoffman Estates community leaders and residents gathered with neighbors from surrounding communities Monday to celebrate and honor the legacy of Martin Luther [...] Read full article: Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's ...→

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Day with parades, street celebrations

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Day with parades, street celebrations

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - It’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, and many people across South Florida are holding parades and street celebratio [...] Read full article: South Florida honors Martin Luther King ...→

Day of Service Honors Life, Legacy of MLK

People across the country are honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. Here’s how the Prince William County alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta is using [...] Read full article: Day of Service Honors Life, Legacy of ML...→

Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther King Jr., would ask us to talk to each other without hate or rancor

Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther King Jr., would ask us to talk to each other without hate or rancor

While tributes all over the country will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on his birthday, Dr. Alveda King, the niece of the civil rights revoluti [...] Read full article: Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther...→

Which national parks are free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?

Which national parks are free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?

There are more than 400 national parks, according to the National Park Service, which are available to everyone, every day. Read full article: Which national parks are free on Martin ...→

Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pictures

Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pictures

A Baptist minister, King led the civil rights movement by peacefully pursuing a vision of racial justice. He was assassinated in 1968. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pict...→

Organizers want to break ground on Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King memorial in July

Organizers want to break ground on Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King memorial in July

“The Embrace” will be installed near the Parkman Bandstand, where the civil rights leader once spoke in 1965. Read full article: Organizers want to break ground on Marti...→

Martin Luther King Jr. explains the meaning of love in rare handwritten note

Martin Luther King Jr. explains the meaning of love in rare handwritten note

(CNN) — Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a rare handwritten note by Martin Luther King Jr. on the meaning of love has been discovered.... Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. explains the mean...→

Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Support a Guaranteed Income

Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Support a Guaranteed Income

Andy Yang said that Martin Luther King, Jr. championed a guaranteed minimum income for Americans. | Economy Read full article: Fact Check: Martin Luther King Did Suppo...→

Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ‘Inappropriate,” Council Chairman Says

Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ‘Inappropriate,” Council Chairman Says

Nine days after disgraced former D.C. Council member Jack Evans resigned from office for ethics violations, he walked in a parade alongside the District’s mayo [...] Read full article: Jack Evans’ Appearance at DC Parade Was ...→

Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade

Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade

Crowds gather in downtown St. Paul on Saturday for the 2020 St. Paul Winter Carnival King Boreas Grand Day Parade. The parade down West 7th Street featured the [...] Read full article: Photos: St. Paul’s Winter Carnival King ...→

North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Helping Feed Thousands of Kids

North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by Helping Feed Thousands of Kids

Students at the University of Texas at Dallas celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday by volunteering their time to help feed hungry kids. Read full article: North Texas Students Honor Dr. Martin Lu...→

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civil rights leader and Martin Luther King Jr confidant Bayard Rustin

The Legislature’s LGBTQ and black caucuses asked the governor to posthumously pardon Bayard Rustin, who was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago. Read full article: Gov. Newsom asked to pardon late gay civ...→

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

“When you take people off the voter rolls because they haven’t chosen to exercise their rights, to me, is suppression.” Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U...→

Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin Luther King Jr. highlights agency's 'sordid' past

Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin Luther King Jr. highlights agency's 'sordid' past

The FBI, which once conducted targeted surveillance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., caused a firestorm on social media after posting a tribute honoring the ico [...] Read full article: Backlash over FBI post honoring Martin L...→

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and the March for Life

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday and the March for Life

For decades in America, across two centuries, in the month of January we have and continue to take a day to honor the legacy and memory of my uncle, the prophe [...] Read full article: The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday a...→

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to Trump's MLK Day tweet:

Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to Trump's MLK Day tweet: "Every day... in communities of color someone is being killed"

The eldest son of the civil rights activist said the African American community would exist in "a different way" if it was as well off as the president suggest [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.'s son responds to...→

Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy

Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's Legacy

Thousands of people marched in Oakland Monday on the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday to reclaim the spirit of the man celebrated on this day, an activist sa [...] Read full article: Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Ma...→

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions at the National Western Stock Show on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Read full article: PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African A...→

Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Through Song At Kimmel Center

Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Through Song At Kimmel Center

The words of Dr. King's Philadelphia blueprint speech were read aloud and set to rhythm, showcasing how a blueprint can become an imprint. Read full article: Musicians Honor Dr. Martin Luther King T...→

Southern California Celebrates, Honors Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Southern California Celebrates, Honors Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

South Los Angeles celebrated the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday with a parade, service projects and a festival. Read full article: Southern California Celebrates, Honors L...→

Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day in South Los Angeles

Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day in South Los Angeles

The 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade theme was "Equality for All Humanity, Our Next Step." It brought together large crowds who celebrated the milestone [...] Read full article: Kingdom Parade Celebrates Martin Luther ...→

Riverside marches for Martin Luther King, unity for 27th time

Riverside marches for Martin Luther King, unity for 27th time

The event, which went from an Eastside park to Riverside City College, was hosted by the Riverside African-American Historical Society Read full article: Riverside marches for Martin Luther King...→

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

2020 Democratic candidates link arms on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who sparred last week over alleged comments made at a 2018 meeting, walked arm in arm at a parade in Columbia, So [...] Read full article: 2020 Democratic candidates link arms on ...→

South Florida students, volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

South Florida students, volunteers honor Martin Luther King Jr. with day of service

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Some South Florida students honored a civil rights hero by participating in a day of service for Martin Luther King... Read full article: South Florida students, volunteers honor...→

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parades, street celebrations

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Jr. Day with parades, street celebrations

“I can remember when he was marching, and we were — my grandmother was marching and wanting to vote and wanting civil rights,” Henderson said, “and I think it’ [...] Read full article: South Florida honors Martin Luther King ...→

St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, family day

St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, family day

"It’s a blessing because there was a time we could not do this and it’s all in honor of him because of him." Read full article: St. Petersburg honors MLK with parade, f...→

‘To India I come as a pilgrim’: Martin Luther King Jr.’s remarkable trip to honor his hero

After six full days of travel, Martin Luther King Jr. had finally arrived. He was met with wreaths of flowers and driven to a luxury hotel near the India Gate. [...] Read full article: ‘To India I come as a pilgrim’: Martin L...→

King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Celebration

King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Celebration

Martin Luther King Jr. Day was being observed Monday with the 35th Kingdom Day Parade in South Los Angeles, multiple service projects and a celebration in Expo [...] Read full article: King Day Marked by Parade, Projects, Cel...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, politics mix on holiday

Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday found leaders still wrestling over his contested legacy against the backdrop of a presidential election year. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, polit...→

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix this holiday

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics mix this holiday

ATLANTA (AP) — The nation is marking the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with tributes Monday recalling his past struggles for racial equality, obser [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Day: Faith, politics ...→

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored with wreath-laying ceremony at DC memorial | WTOP

The annual ceremony commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. brought leaders from all across the nation together Monday in D.C. See photos. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy honored ...→

Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw America as the Solution, Not the Problem

Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw America as the Solution, Not the Problem

2020 ElectionMediaPoliticsAmericacivil rightsConstitutionDr. Martin Luther King Jr.I Have a DreamLetter from a Birmingham JailMartin Luther King DayMartin Luth [...] Read full article: Pollak: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Saw ...→

Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's legacy with call to action

Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's legacy with call to action

Hoffman Estates community leaders and residents gathered with neighbors from surrounding communities Monday to celebrate and honor the legacy of Martin Luther [...] Read full article: Hoffman Estates breakfast honors King's ...→

Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Speakers celebrated civil rights accomplishments since King’s death and urge against complacency. Read full article: Hundreds gather downtown for breakfast t...→

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Day with parades, street celebrations

South Florida honors Martin Luther King Day with parades, street celebrations

NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - It’s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, and many people across South Florida are holding parades and street celebratio [...] Read full article: South Florida honors Martin Luther King ...→

Here's what's closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Here's what's closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Like most federal holidays, many Americans have Martin Luther King Jr. Day off and there are closures that may affect everyday life. Read full article: Here's what's closed on Martin Luther Ki...→

Day of Service Honors Life, Legacy of MLK

People across the country are honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. Here’s how the Prince William County alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta is using [...] Read full article: Day of Service Honors Life, Legacy of ML...→

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Scholarship Breakfast, Day Of Service Honor Civil Rights Leader's Legacy

Hundreds of Chicagoans from all walks of life gathered Monday morning to honor the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Annual Schol...→

Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther King Jr., would ask us to talk to each other without hate or rancor

Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther King Jr., would ask us to talk to each other without hate or rancor

While tributes all over the country will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on his birthday, Dr. Alveda King, the niece of the civil rights revoluti [...] Read full article: Dr. Alveda King: My uncle, Martin Luther...→

Martin Luther King Day: Faith, Politics Mix This Holiday

Here are the key moments from Tuesday’s public impeachment hearings, which included testimony from NSC staffer Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, former U.S [...] Read full article: Martin Luther King Day: Faith, Politics ...→

Which national parks are free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?

Which national parks are free on Martin Luther King Jr. Day?

There are more than 400 national parks, according to the National Park Service, which are available to everyone, every day. Read full article: Which national parks are free on Martin ...→

Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service? Here Are Some Options

Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Of Service? Here Are Some Options

As the city and nation celebrates the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. many are marking the occasion with a day of service.  Read full article: Looking To Volunteer On Martin Luther Ki...→

Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pictures

Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pictures

A Baptist minister, King led the civil rights movement by peacefully pursuing a vision of racial justice. He was assassinated in 1968. Read full article: Martin Luther King Jr.: His life in pict...→

Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luther King Day

From books to movies to parades, here's how to bring hope and meaning to your Martin Luther King Day holiday. Read full article: Meaningful ways to celebrate Martin Luth...→

Organizers want to break ground on Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King memorial in July

Organizers want to break ground on Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King memorial in July

“The Embrace” will be installed near the Parkman Bandstand, where the civil rights leader once spoke in 1965. Read full article: Organizers want to break ground on Marti...→

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strategist, negotiator and risk taker

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strategist, negotiator and risk taker

King was a cunning negotiator and an unflinching adherent to the best traditions of the black church. Read full article: The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: Strateg...→