April 4, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: On the 44th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s death, speakers evoked current struggles.
by Eugene Robinson onJanuary 15, 2012
Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday is a national holiday because his words and deeds ennoble us all, writes Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson.
October 16, 2011
Blogging the Beltway: Unapologetically political, the ceremony didn't shy away from King's more radical legacy.
by Hamden Rice onSeptember 14, 2011
Daily Kos blogger Hamden Rice reminds us what Martin Luther King Jr. actually did.
August 17, 2011
From Blogging the Beltway: You may be surprised by who did -- and who did not.
by Nsenga Burton onJanuary 13, 2011
Using the DNA of the children of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Marcus Garvey, researchers have identified their African and European heritage.
by Nsenga Burton onAugust 27, 2010
Robinson tells it like it is about Glenn Beck, the "egomaniacal talk-show host" who profits from stoking fear.
August 9, 2010
This apple falls far from the tree.
April 1, 2010
An exhibit of historical photographs at New York's Bronx Museum celebrates the struggle for equal rights.
Twitter goes in on Paula Deen after a report suggests that she's racist.
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