Tag Archives: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday Open Thread | Happy Birthday, Dr. King

Today is when we celebrate the National Birthday honoring Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Happy Birthday Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. And Thank You.

Today is the official celebration of the birthday of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The Google Doodle from today, and the explanation behind it. Roxbury artist creates Google Doodle for MLK Day By Linda Matchan GLOBE STAFF JANUARY 19, … Continue reading

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Photos| Let Freedom Ring| MOW50th Anniversary

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Let Freedom Ring |The 50th Anniversary March on Washington

Reuters – An address by President Barack Obama and nationwide bell-ringing will cap celebrations on Wednesday marking the 50th anniversary of civil rights leader Martin Luther King’s landmark “I have a dream” speech. Obama will speak during the “Let Freedom … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Saturday Open Thread |

Martin Luther King on Self-Determination and Self-Love

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Video | Rachel Maddow On SCOTUS & Voting Rights Act & HISTORY!

Worth watching. The segment speaks for itself. Interview with Rep. John Lewis- Scalia has opened old wounds with his racists remarks. YOUR WASTED VOTE?

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Serendipity SOUL | Wednesday Open Thread | Fleetwood Mac Week!

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Clasic Rock is in my blood. It’s just that plain and simple. And Fleetwood Mac is one of theose bands that brings the goods. Mick Fleetwood is the Consummate DRUMMER. “BIG LOVE” AND “DREAMS” And speaking … Continue reading

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