Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

In 1999, two movies came out that would change the game of in-class movie watching forever. On MLK day (or any other Black history day), you better believe Our Friend, Martin is getting played in somebody’s classroom. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bd-jD3Qn0PN/?tagged=ourfriendmartin The movie follows an academically struggling kid who goes back in time to relive events in Martin […]

Happy Birthday to Mr. Black Excellence himself, Martin Luther King Jr. https://twitter.com/BerniceKing/status/952916245254492161 On this day, we celebrate the life of a true king who fearlessly fought for what he believed in and lead a whole race of people to believe in themselves. https://twitter.com/BerniceKing/status/952913466058248197   In honor of MLK’s 89th birthday, check out these rare, classic […]

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There’s an uprising happening in America that’s very similar to the passionate protests of the 1960s when our parents were fighting for us to have…

Fifty-three years after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4, 1968, we still recall the fateful words of his last public…

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A King has entered the Fox house. Dr. Alveda King is Fox News Channel’s latest contributor. The conservative minister, author and daughter of Martin Luther…

Ava Duvernay, whom many feel was snubbed for a Best Director nomination at this year’s Academy Awards, said that she would like to stop discussing…

On February 15, the New Mexico paper Roswell Daily Record posted a very racist editorial cartoon that poked fun at cultural icons. Drawn and worded by…

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Words can be a powerful tool for change. Here are 10 speeches by African-Americans whose words impacted everyone who heard them. President Obama’s 2009 Inaugural…