Monday, December 5, 2022

MLK50

by Alveda C. King, TruthPR.com ATLANTA – Dr. Billy Graham has departed earth to receive a Warrior’s Reward. Many will note the many contributions of the life and legacy of Dr. Billy Graham today in honor and recognition of this...
by Pam Johnson, (Originally published at FedEx.com/blog/mlk50) Millions have seen the image. Moments after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was fatally shot on April 4, 1968, photographer Joseph Louw captured the moment when those with Dr. King on the balcony...
The Rev. Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker, a fierce Civil Rights advocate and strategist over many generations, died on Tuesday at his home in Chester, Va. He was 88 years old. His death was announced by the Rev. Al Sharpton of...
Here is a listing of some events slated for Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. We are updating this list as we learn of other events, so check back frequently! National Civil Rights Museum Community service and social and economic justice will...
The National Civil Rights Museum (NCRM) and the University of Memphis will host a two-day MLK50 Symposium that will convene scholars, historians and thought leaders to present on the state of civil and human rights issues and racial and...
by Tami Sawyer, Special to The New Tri-State Defender The Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III is the senior pastor of Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago, where he has spent two decades “practicing and preaching a Black theology that...