Tag Archives: Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Sunday Open Thread

Have a Blessed Sunday, Everyone.

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Monday Open Thread | Happy Birthday Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

For all you did for us as a country.. You were a true patriot. A true believer in this country. The lives you changed are still happening. Your ripples are still moving through time. Thank you.

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Monday Open Thread | Happy MLK Day!

Today is the National Holiday honoring the birth of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. I have longed believed that they despised him for his ability to use the English language to skewer them and show them the hollowness of … Continue reading

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Videos|”Let Freedom Ring” Ceremony | 50th Anniversay March on Washington: The 8-28-13 Speeches & Performances

Transcript of President Obama’s speech

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