I thought about Martin Luther King, Jr. and his message of justice and equality when I joined my colleague, Kacey Mordecai, to meet with activists and human rights lawyers in Nassau, Bahamas. It was.. Huffington Post
Human rights activist Malcolm X knew better than most how white supremacy and racism operate ― and he broke it down clearly in a 1964 speech entitled “The Ballot or the Bullet.”
The address,.. Huffington Post
Organizers of the Women's March on Washington say that it will be the “largest mass mobilization” that any President has seen on their first day in office. The march has grown to include other.. Source: Associated Press -
AS WE RECOGNIZE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DAY, WE'RE HONORED TO HAVE AUTHOR JOSEPH MOORE OF "STORIES FROM THE BACK OF THE BUS" HERE TO TALK ABOUT HIS BATTLES WITH SEGREGATION IN THE SOUTH. Source: WBRE -
On the week marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the late Muhammad Ali’s 75th birthday and the close of Barack Obama’s presidency, the question of widening UFC diversity was happily embraced by.. L.A. Times
It was a cold January morning in Philadelphia -- though it felt warm.
The country has seen several bleak weeks in the aftermath of one of the most unprecedented elections in history. But this Monday.. Huffington Post
*All over Alabama the lights are out.
James Agee*, Let Us Now Praise Famous MenWith all the excitement about events in Washington this week, it's easy to overlook exciting events in Alabama. Among the.. Huffington Post
R&B singer Chrisette Michele has joined the list of performers at Donald Trump’s inauguration, a representative for the singer has confirmed to Pitchfork. She accompanied the announcement with a.. Pitchfork
This article previously appeared in and appears courtesy of She's Fit to Lead. It was written by Li Cohen, a She's Fit to Lead contributor.via bigstockphoto.comIn a nation where democracy reigns all.. Huffington Post
Submitted by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute,
“*There are two ways by which the spirit of a culture may be shriveled.* In the first - the Orwellian - culture becomes a prison. In.. Zero Hedge
To celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day, a Pennsylvania man decorated his pickup with a black mannequin hanging from a rope, a Confederate flag flying on a pole and a sign reading, “In loving.. Raw Story
In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. day (January 16), Olivia Wilde joined a crew of stars at MLK Now 2017 to honor the legacy of the civil rights leader at Riverside Church in New York City. The.. Just Jared
By Julianna Haubner | Off the Shelf
President Obama has made it clear over the past 8 years that books are a big part of his life--whether he's shopping on Small Business Saturday or releasing his.. Huffington Post
For many like me, this year's MLK Day and the week following it are particularly tough because our country is going through some rather dismal times. The enticing slogan "Make America Great Again" that.. Huffington Post
T.I. has issued a stern warning to his celebrity peers meeting with Trump: “Do not accept any invitation to have any meeting... No matter how positive you think the outcome may be.”
On Monday,.. Huffington Post
The speech "Hostage to Injustice" that I delivered at the 26th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland on June 17, 2014:I was born in.. Huffington Post
On January 21, a day after Donald Trump's inauguration, approximately 200,000 people will march on Washington DC to advocate for gender equality.
Tens of thousands of them will also participate in.. Business Insider