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Martin Luther King Jr.

The Poor People's Campaign

August 25, 2021

On January 8, 1964, Lyndon B. Johnson addressed the nation in the State of the Union Address, proposing legislation to help combat poverty in America. The poverty rate at that point was aro...

1968 Academy Awards Postponed Due To Martin Luther King...

April 8, 2020

Sammy Davis Jr. and Barbra Streisand, as the latter presents him with an Oscar, for best song first used in an eligible motion picture, Talk to the Animals duri...

The Era Of Segregation: Historical Photos Of Inequality

January 26, 2019

The United States has come a long way since institutionalized segregation. Historical photos, though, are a powerful reminder of the injustice of the "separate ...

The 1963 March on Washington: A Civil Rights Triumph

January 10, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. addressing crowd of demonstrators outside the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Source: (Photo by Franc...

12 Little Known Facts about Martin Luther King Jr.

March 21, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a famous social activist that played a critical role in the American Civil Rights Movement.I am confident in declaring that Dr. Marti...

Is Martin Luther King Jr.’s 'I Have a Dream' Speech The...

March 16, 2018

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. giving his I Have a Dream speech to huge crowd gathered for the Mall in Washington DC during the March on Washington for Jobs & Fre...

April 4, 1968: How The Assassination Of MLK Happened

November 29, 2016

Streets ablaze from rioting on April 5, 1968, following assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. (Photo by Lee Balterman/The LIFE Picture Collection via Getty Images) ...

How MLK's Speech Changed The Minds Of Millions

November 29, 2016

The Honorable Martin Luther King Jr and his many works as it relates to the Civil Rights Movement created not only in America but the world, a fresh perspective on the e...