Tag: MLK

2014 King Unity Day Celebration biggest ever in area

2014 King Unity Day Celebration biggest ever in area

| January 30, 2014

The largest Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration in the state of Indiana lived up to its name Jan. 20 as a record crowd attended the annual event honoring the slain civil rights activist.

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Theodore Ransaw to deliver MLK lecture at Manchester University

Theodore Ransaw to deliver MLK lecture at Manchester University

| January 28, 2014

“How many perfect moments can you count in your life?” asks educator and scholar Theodore Ransaw. “The civil rights movement was God’s blessing of delivering the right people for the perfect moments in history that changed our world today.”

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Africa was point of pride for MLK

Africa was point of pride for MLK

| January 25, 2014

On Dec. 18, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. recalled his first trip to Africa with his wife Coretta to attend the independence day celebration of the new nation of Ghana.

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Ivy Tech to host Martin Luther King Jr. tribute for college, community

Ivy Tech to host Martin Luther King Jr. tribute for college, community

| January 22, 2014

Ivy Tech Community College Northeast is scheduled to host Interpreting the Dream, a Martin Luther King Jr., tribute, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Jan. 23 in the Student Life Center gymnasium on North Campus (3701 Dean Drive).

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A letter of our own: Dear Dr. King…

A letter of our own: Dear Dr. King…

| January 22, 2014

Brenda Robinson’s letter to Martin Luther King Jr. from America: ” We don’t know anyone as smart as you, smart enough, that is, to get America out of this mess.”

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MLK: Let us remember a prince of peace

| January 20, 2014

As we take a moment to remember the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., there is so much that we could reflect on with regard to this outstanding citizen.

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Be of service this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Be of service this Martin Luther King Jr. Day

| January 19, 2014

The Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service provides an opportunity to answer “Life’s most persistent and urgent question…’What are you doing for others?’”

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Martin Luther King Jr.’s greatest legacy: Seeing polarization as progress

Martin Luther King Jr.’s greatest legacy: Seeing polarization as progress

| January 18, 2014

Too many King ceremonies indulge too much in the simplistic, feel-good rhetoric and ponder too little why he was so widely criticized in the last years of his life.

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Poem: A time comes when silence is betrayal

Poem: A time comes when silence is betrayal

| January 18, 2014

By Omowale-Ketu Oladuwa   There has been no time since 1967 When the chariots of war did not rumble, and The dogs of destruction did not grind their metal teeth, Ironbirds whining in mental nitespace infrared sights locked on target.   The Blues of Black Life awoke singing Her pulse a blood-rent throb /blond wig Testament […]

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Theoplis Smith creates original cover art for Frost

Theoplis Smith creates original cover art for Frost

| January 18, 2014

“What do people see in you as we do in Dr. King? Our foundation can create more freedom or taint the building process in all creeds, colors and Country.”

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