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MLK Jr.’s children, grandchild read his American dream speech

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s children, Bernice King and Martin Luther King III, and his granddaughter, Yolanda King, read part of the civil rights icon’s "The American Dream" sermon. MLK Jr. originally delivered the speech at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlant…

bernice king - CBS News
5:41am PST - January 20th, 2020

With two weeks until Iowa, the Democratic presidential candidates are getting aggressive — with each other

A race that was once largely issue-driven grew personal over the weekend.

bernice king - The Washington Post
4:15pm PST - January 19th, 2020

Biden breaks away from 2020 pack in South Carolina

Joe Biden has broken away from the pack in South Carolina, maintaining a crucial early lead that could function as a failsafe for the former vice president's primary campaign.With the Iowa caucuses roughly two week...

bernice king - The Hill
2:57pm PST - January 19th, 2020

The change MLK Jr.’s children hope to see in the world

Martin Luther King Jr.’s granddaughter Yolanda King shares what issue she hopes to help change. The civil rights leader’s daughter Bernice King comments on the need to be a responsible citizen and his son Martin Luther King III says he’s inspired by movements…

bernice king - CBS News
1:53pm PST - January 17th, 2020

What MLK Jr.’s American dream speech means to his children

Martin Luther King Jr.’s granddaughter Yolanda King, daughter Bernice King and son Martin Luther King III comment on the civil rights leader’s famous speech on his dream for America. They share what it means to them and how it is still relevant today.

bernice king - CBS News
1:53pm PST - January 17th, 2020

The change MLK Jr.’s children hope to see in the world

Martin Luther King Jr.’s granddaughter Yolanda King shares what issue she hopes to help change. The civil rights leader’s daughter Bernice King comments on the need to be a responsible citizen and his son Martin Luther King III says he’s inspired by movements…

bernice king - CBS News
1:38pm PST - January 17th, 2020

Martin Luther King's daughter will devote holiday to targeting voter suppression

Bernice King, daughter of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., said this week that she will devote the holiday that celebrates her father's legacy to target voter suppression.King, who serves as chief executive of the King...

bernice king - The Hill
8:22am PST - January 17th, 2020

Martin Luther King Jr.'s daughter says U.S. voter suppression is alive and well

The center that honors slain U.S. civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. will devote the holiday celebrating his legacy on Monday to voter education and registration, his youngest daughter said in a recent interview.

bernice king - Reuters
3:25am PST - January 17th, 2020

ML King Day activities to emphasize voters and nonviolence

ATLANTA (AP) — As the nation prepares for the Martin Luther King Jr. national holiday amid a “dire” election year, the Atlanta center named for him will offer nonviolence training, voter registration and visits from politicians, entertainers and sports figure…

bernice king - Associated Press
12:07pm PST - January 9th, 2020

The year in scandal: Business leaders who hit the headlines - NBCNews.com

From Wells Fargo to WeWork, we look back at the moneymakers who hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons in 2019.

bernice king - NBC News
9:02am PST - December 30th, 2019

Outpouring of support follows Rep. John Lewis' cancer diagnosis

Outpouring of support follows Rep. John Lewis' cancer diagnosis go.com

bernice king - ABC News
4:12am PST - December 30th, 2019

Suspect in stabbing at N.Y. rabbi's home charged with attempted murder, burglary

A 37-year-old man pleaded not guilty to attempted murder in a knife attack that wounded five people at a Hannukah party at a rabbi's home in Monsey, New York.

bernice king - NBC News
3:14pm PST - December 29th, 2019

It is time for Facebook to stop coddling the far right

The powerful social media platform is willingly enabling hate groups, white nationalists and far-right extremists.

bernice king - Al Jazeera English
11:20pm PST - December 20th, 2019