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Get free admission to more than 100 national parks on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

The National Park Service will waive entrance fees at all its national parks sites on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 20.

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9:04am PST - January 16th, 2020

Virginia governor issues a temporary state of emergency ahead of a guns rights rally militia groups and hate groups could attend

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Wednesday said firearms and other weapons will be banned on state Capitol grounds in Richmond ahead of a gun rights rally on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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2:49pm PST - January 15th, 2020

Virginia governor issues a state of emergency ahead of a guns rights rally militia groups and hate groups could attend

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam on Wednesday said weapons will be banned on state Capitol grounds ahead of and during a gun rights rally on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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2:42pm PST - January 15th, 2020

A step-by-step guide to what happens next

The procedures of an impeachment trial in the Senate are a mix of straightforward actions -- like House managers walking the articles over to the other chamber and the Supreme Court chief justice swearing in senators as jurors -- and a more complex set of rul…

martin luther king jr - CNN
10:55am PST - January 15th, 2020

Athletes Will Be Banned From Protesting at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. But the Games Have a Long History of Political Demonstrations

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced new guidelines on Thursday that ban athletes from making political, religious and ethnic demonstrations at the upcoming 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo. The Olympics “are not and must never be a platform …

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9:19am PST - January 14th, 2020

Opinion: Booker exit spotlights a white debate stage

Cory Booker, the last high-profile black candidate running for president, announced the end of his campaign Monday, on the eve of another Democratic debate for which he had failed to qualify. The New Jersey senator's absence from the debate stage and in the p…

martin luther king jr - CNN
6:44am PST - January 14th, 2020

Bomb suggests Jewish market massacre suspects had bigger attack plans: Officials

Six people, including two suspects, were killed in Dec. 10 rampage.

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3:27pm PST - January 13th, 2020

An Alabama county is preserving a jail cell where Martin Luther King, Jr. was held months before his assassination

An Alabama county has passed a resolution to preserve a jail cell where civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. is believed to have been held months before he was assassinated in 1968.

martin luther king jr - CNN
2:41pm PST - January 13th, 2020

24 assassinations that changed the world

From political leaders to human rights activists to former Russian spies, assassinations have changed the world. Beloved politicians like Mahatma Gandhi, John F. Kennedy, and Martin Luther King Jr. were all assassinated. Most recently, President Donald Trump …

martin luther king jr - Business Insider
3:36pm PST - January 10th, 2020

The president of Marc Benioff's Time reveals how he plans to restore the neglected title and make it a billion-dollar business

Execs at Marc Benioff's Time magazine revealed their strategy for the iconic title. Time's president said Time would be profitable as early as this year and ultimately be a billion-dollar business. Its CEO plans to expand the title to verticals like health an…

martin luther king jr - Business Insider
6:54am PST - January 8th, 2020

Here's when Wall Street's top banks will announce bonuses to employees

With the books closed on 2019, the top US banks are set to announce year-end compensation. Wall Street banks pay robust base salaries, but the annual bonus can be far more lucrative for top performers. Business Insider spoke with insiders at the biggest banks…

martin luther king jr - Business Insider
6:15am PST - January 7th, 2020

Civil rights icon John Lewis diagnosed with pancreatic cancer

Mr Lewis, 79, said he would continue his work as a congressman while receiving treatment.

martin luther king jr - BBC News
2:45am PST - December 30th, 2019

John Lewis: Prominent civil rights activist diagnosed with pancreatic cancer

'I have never faced a fight quite like the one I have now'

martin luther king jr - Independent
12:58am PST - December 30th, 2019

‘I Have a Fighting Chance.’ Rep. John Lewis Says He Has Pancreatic Cancer

Congressman John Lewis of Georgia announced Sunday that he has stage IV pancreatic cancer

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4:04pm PST - December 29th, 2019

What's on B/R Live This Month: January 2020

National Lacrosse League We’re now more than a month into the National Lacrosse League season. There are 23 games in January, scheduled on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Every game is on B/R Live here ...

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9:18am PST - December 27th, 2019

Planning a National Park visit in 2020? You can get in for free on these days

The National Park Service will waive entrance fees at 110 park sites on five days in 20202, from the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to Veterans Day.

martin luther king jr - USA Today
12:51pm PST - December 26th, 2019

'They'd never let black folk be in charge': How voter suppression, confusion and fear sideline minorities in rural Georgia

Clark Mindock reports on what one recent mayoral election says about voting access across the deep south state

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9:43am PST - December 22nd, 2019

Bill to promote Gandhi’s legacy introduced in U.S. House

The bill seeks a budgetary allocation of $ 30 million every year for the next five years to the USAID for this foundation.

martin luther king jr - The Hindu
6:40pm PST - December 20th, 2019

VICE News to Broadcast the 2020 Brown & Black Democratic Presidential Forum

On Jan. 20, VICE News will broadcast the forum live on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Vice.com.

martin luther king jr - Vice News
1:33pm PST - December 19th, 2019

Time Magazine is recreating the 'I Have a Dream' speech in VR

For many people, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington and the famous "I Have a Dream" speech exist as little more than photos and soundbites -- only the 200,000-plus people who were there can give you a sense of what it was really like....

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7:33pm PST - December 18th, 2019

TIME Studios to Launch Groundbreaking Experiential Project The March at the DuSable Museum in Chicago, February 2020

TIME Studios will debut its immersive project The March, which brings Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech to virtual reality for the first time

martin luther king jr - Time
3:15am PST - December 18th, 2019

He Attended the March on Washington in 1963. Now He’ll Return to the Scene in Virtual Reality With His Great-Grandson

Rev. Jeffrey Joseph attended the March on Washington in 1963. Now he'll return to the scene with his great-grandson.

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2:00am PST - December 18th, 2019

Boston to consider renaming black commercial center 'Nubian Square'

Supporters say the commercial center should be renamed because Roxbury resident Thomas Dudley was a leading politician when Massachusetts legally sanctioned slavery in the 1600s.

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12:53pm PST - December 17th, 2019

7 inspiring tweets about Martin Luther King Jr.

People take to Twitter to share his inspiring words.

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2:01pm PDT - April 4th, 2019

Martin Luther King Jr: 50 quotes from the civil rights leader who inspired a nation

His final words were to ask for a beautiful song to be played the evening of his death

martin luther king jr - Independent
7:34am PDT - April 4th, 2019
“Human progress never rolls in on the wheels of inevitability; it comes through the tireless efforts of men willing to be coworkers with God, and without this hard work, time itself becomes an ally of the forces of social stagnation.”

— Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/mxyaiFVHeh

“Human progress never rolls in on the wheels of inevitability; it comes through the tireless efforts of men willing to be coworkers with God, and without this hard work, time itself becomes an ally of the forces of social stagnation.” — Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/mxyaiFVHeh

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12:37pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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12:37pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”

-Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/06AsGl8LgA

“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” -Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/06AsGl8LgA

Chaudhary Imran (@tasawar_imran)
12:35pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

Everything that we see is a shadow cast by that which we do not see. - Martin Luther King Jr.

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12:33pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AlvedaCKing: I am the Niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Listen to my words... President Trump is not a racist!! He is one of the…

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12:32pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @alisalmanalvi: Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a si…

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12:32pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

"At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love." ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. https://t.co/vpSvt8iFzI

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12:31pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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12:30pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @superawareness: “If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to k…

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12:29pm PDT - August 24th, 2019
Charles Moore - Martin Luther King, Jr. & his wife Coretta, Montgomery, Alabama, 1958 https://t.co/MAlamIfHAQ

Charles Moore - Martin Luther King, Jr. & his wife Coretta, Montgomery, Alabama, 1958 https://t.co/MAlamIfHAQ

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12:27pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @CapaTosta122: Martin Luther King Jr. — 'This is no time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of g…

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12:23pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @zimbabwekid: "The inseparable twin of racial injustice is economic injustice." ~Dr Martin Luther King Jr. #MLK #MartinLutherKingJr ht…

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12:22pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @alisalmanalvi: @Adee1zeb Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, ti…

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12:19pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

Intelligence plus character, that is the goal of true education. -Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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12:18pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @fritzmt: "Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the staircase." ~Martin Luther King, Jr. Step Up - Step Towards #Advan

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12:17pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. Martin Luther King, Jr Read more at https://t.co/cbWzvFwj77 Quote

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12:17pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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12:16pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @MotivationalUi: The time is always right to do what is right. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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12:15pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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12:14pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @HowardTate24: Martin Luther King Jr. would absolutely love Trump, just like his niece. He would not be proud of Al Sharpton and the re…

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12:13pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @JulieDash: "In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends." Martin Luther King, Jr. #White

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12:13pm PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:20am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AfricaFactsZone: In November 1960, Martin Luther King Jr was in Lagos to attend the inauguration of Nnamdi Azikiwe as Governor-General…

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7:19am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @FwJesus: Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a permanent attitude. -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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7:19am PDT - August 24th, 2019
RT @InterestingFol1: If you can't fly, then run. If you can't run, then walk....- Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/0N2SC4gPq2

RT @InterestingFol1: If you can't fly, then run. If you can't run, then walk....- Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/0N2SC4gPq2

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7:19am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:19am PDT - August 24th, 2019

Denise's Daily Dose: Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend. -Martin Luther King, Jr.-

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7:18am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:17am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:17am PDT - August 24th, 2019
If you can't fly, then run. If you can't run, then walk....- Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/0N2SC4gPq2

If you can't fly, then run. If you can't run, then walk....- Martin Luther King Jr. https://t.co/0N2SC4gPq2

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7:16am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @AlvedaCKing: I am the Niece of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Listen to my words... President Trump is not a racist!! He is one of the…

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7:15am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @TrainingMindful: “Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only #love can do that.” Mart…

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7:14am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @TheKingCenter: “Freedom is never voluntarily given by the oppressor; it must be demanded by the oppressed.” Rev. Dr. Martin Luther Kin…

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7:14am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @FetzerInstitute: Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. Martin…

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7:14am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:13am PDT - August 24th, 2019

RT @William10184728: @TalibKweli @BreakingBrown @tonetalks So Dr Martin Luther King Jr was a hate cult and Harriet Tubman? King mentioned n…

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7:13am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:13am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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7:13am PDT - August 24th, 2019

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Father Rufus (@AkinbolusereR)
7:12am PDT - August 24th, 2019

Could today you Imagine Dr Martin Luther King Jr talking about a white president saying yes he is creepy racist and hates us and we need to take over anyway we can

Kevin (@kevinallgood7)
5:53pm PDT - August 23rd, 2019