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By The Dispatch On Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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Alveda King, black leaders, Project 21 praise the HHS move to cut abortion funding

To ensure taxpayers “do not indirectly fund abortions,” the Trump Administration issued a proposal to reform the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Family Planning Program (Title X) funding. Alveda More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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Barbara Lee pays tribute to MLK on anniversary of assassination

Today, Congresswoman Lee released the following statement to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination: courtesy of Peter Max “Fifty years ago today, our nation was forever More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, February 1st, 2018
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Pat Boone reflects on Martin Luther King Jr’s legacy, his inspiration for ‘I Had A Dream’

Last month America took pause to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and music legend Pat Boone was among those mindful of impact the famous civil rights leader had on society and his personal life. Speaking More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Rice University student paper defends message to white people on MLK: ‘You’re disgusting’

A student newspaper now is defending their alleged satirical “guilt-free MLK day” coupon featured in one of its recent print issues, a feature that, in part, told white people, “You’re disgusting” and More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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U.S. Congressmen John Lewis and Bennie Thompson set for Grand Celebration at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum

U.S. Congressmen John Lewis and Bennie Thompson will be in Jackson, Miss., on Feb. 23-24 for the first annual Grand Celebration and Gala at the new Mississippi Civil Rights Museum. The diverse Friends of Mississippi More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Peter Max honors and remembers Martin Luther King Jr with three new colorful and powerful portraits

Martin Luther King Jr. has been honored and remembered and artist Peter Max has painted portraits of the great civil rights leader for over 20 years. Below you’ll find the latest of his beautiful and impactful More...

By Judy Aron On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. VIDEOS

1962 New York World-Telegram and the Sun staff photographer Martin Luther King, Jr., half-length portrait, facing left, with left arm raised, at freedom rally, Washington Temple Church / World Telegram & Sun More...

By Red Diogenes On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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TRANSCRIPT and VIDEO Martin Luther King Jr ‘I Have a Dream’ speech

Martin Luther King’s famous address at the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963. Full text as delivered: I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom More...

By Judy Aron On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Martin Luther King Jr And His Guns

“MLK had a houseful of guns. Ironically, he was turned down for a carry permit, because, being African American, he was deemed by local law enforcement to be “not suitable.” Yes – you heard More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Rebuking Atheist David Smalley’s label of Jesus Christ: a ‘Cult Leader’ ‘dividing families’

Dave Rubin’s “Rubin Report” is a great show, bringing opposing points of view together and highlighting ideas during a time of outrage and divisiveness. During a show earlier this month, atheist More...

By Sierra Jones On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Trump threatens to ‘send in the Feds’ if Chicago doesn’t ‘fix the horrible carnage’

With a bold, authoritative tone President Donald Trump has warned Chicago he will “send in the feds” if city officials fail to bring the crime rate under control. The Windy City has been plagued by black-on-black More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Chicago shootings: Allante Elmore identified as man killed, teen and 5 others injured on Monday: 10 killed over the weekend

From the middle of Monday to now, one more person has been killed and six others injured in Chicago as shootings continue across the crime riddled city. Police identified the man as Allante Elmore and one of the More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Miami: MLK celebration ends with 8 people shot, Jerome Battle in critical condition

Eight people were shot Monday afternoon at a holiday celebration at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park in Miami. Many others were injured as the patrons raced around and stampeded over others to flee from the More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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ESPN’s Stephen A Smith defends Steve Harvey, calls for use of ‘intellect not our emotions’ with Donald Trump

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith spoke out on Dr. Martin Luther King Day during his “First Take,” to defend black leaders and celebrities who have met with the President-elect, particularly Steve Harvey, who was More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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Martin Luther King Jr ‘Imaginary Letter’ from Apostle Paul 1956 AUDIO

Delivered at Dexter Avenue Baptist Church, Montgomery, Alabama, on 4 November 1956.  I would like to share with you an imaginary letter from the pen of the Apostle Paul. The postmark reveals that it comes from More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, June 20th, 2016
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Hillary Clinton on annivesary of the Emancipation Proclamation, ‘racism is far from over’

Hillary Clinton released the following statement on Juneteenth Independence Day, recognized as the historical end of slavery, and a day of national celebration: Confederate flag cake from a Virginia baker photo/ More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
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Obama AG Loretta Lynch sues North Carolina over bathrooms, compares law to Jim Crow

The Justice Department filed a lawsuit today stating that North Carolina has violated federal civil rights laws by overturning ordinances mandating that transgender people can use the restroom and shower facilities More...

By Zach Jones On Friday, March 11th, 2016
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Dr Alveda King leads ‘Civil Rights for the Unborn’ pro-life group

Priests for Life, the nation’s largest Catholic pro-life organization, is expanding and re-naming its pro-life outreach to African Americans. Civil Rights for the Unborn – the African American Outreach of Priests More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, January 20th, 2016
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Black Lives Matter activists Opal Tometi, Patrisse Cullors bash MLK, police are ‘very big enemy’

Black Lives Matter event that touted transfeminism over Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the University of Notre Dam, a school offering a class on “white privilege” – designed to teach students about “oppression.” More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, January 18th, 2016
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Airport workers evoke MLK, rally and march for higher wages

Airport workers rallied with their supporters and then marched to LaGuardia Airport where they will hold a civil disobedience. Airport workers around the country will hold similar actions at 10 major airports More...


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