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Detroit Free Press
Civil rights icon John Lewis to speak in Ann Arbor about his graphic novel trilogy 'March'of how the son of Alabama sharecroppers became a major figure in the 1960s civi
Detroit Free Press / Posted 42 minutes ago
of how the son of Alabama sharecroppers became a major figure in the 1960s civil rights movement, working alongside Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as a prominent young activist. APRep. John Lewis described Donald Trump as an “illegitimate... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
MLK symposium scheduled in Memphis on death anniversaryIn this Aug. 28, 1963, file photo, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., head of the Sout
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 hours ago
In this Aug. 28, 1963, file photo, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, addresses marchers during his "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. As civil rights leaders and activists... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NORMA J. (MENDOZZI) POPIO, Youngstown, Ohiolieu of flowers, material contributions may be made in Norma’s name to the Resc
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 10 hours ago
lieu of flowers, material contributions may be made in Norma’s name to the Rescue Mission of The Mahoning Valley, 962 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Youngstown, OH 44510; and the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, P.O.Box 5014... Read more
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Breitbart
Five Reasons Pro-Life Leaders Are Thankful Donald Trump Is Presidentus with our president who often says: ‘We do not worship government; we worship
Breitbart / Posted 17 hours ago
us with our president who often says: ‘We do not worship government; we worship God,’” Evangelist Alveda King niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and director of Civil Rights for the Unborn – tells Breitbart News. “Thanking God that President... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Unique choir with unique goal invites community to joinis considering adding more events in addition to the annual concert. “What we’
KOMU Columbia / Posted 18 hours ago
is considering adding more events in addition to the annual concert. “What we’re doing right now is once a year to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and his peaceful teachings, so we do a big concert then,” Edgington said. The 3rd annual Columbia... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Review: Billy Bragg at the O2 Academy Oxford - 'Bard Billy is more relevant than ever'even the most ardent Dylan fan must have been won over with lines like: “In the
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
even the most ardent Dylan fan must have been won over with lines like: “In the land of the free and the home of the brave, Martin Luther King is spinning in his grave to see a bigoted bully taking the stage, And he calls upon us to be faithful to... Read more
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Columbia Star
Events900 Senate Street. events@moore.sc.edu or 803-777-7311. The City of Columbia,
Columbia Star / Posted 21 hours ago
900 Senate Street. events@moore.sc.edu or 803-777-7311. The City of Columbia, Richland School District One, and the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Foundation have kicked off the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Honor the Dream Food Drive... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Residents reminded to recycle used cooking oil and grease. Here’s how.County re-fueling station 2420 8th Avenue North Leeds Fire Station #2 8475 1st
The Birmingham Times / Posted 23 hours ago
County re-fueling station 2420 8th Avenue North Leeds Fire Station #2 8475 1st Avenue SE Midfield Fire Station 704 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. North Smithfield Greenleaf Heights 4635 North Smithfield Drive Pinson Rock School Recycling... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Selma Police Department incident reports for period ending Nov. 21:Suspicious vehicle check reported on the 1500 block of Martin Luther King Stree
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted yesterday
Suspicious vehicle check reported on the 1500 block of Martin Luther King Street Suspicious vehicle check reported on the 1200 block of West Highland Avenue Fight in progress reported on the 400 block of Martin Luther King Street Breaking and... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, NORMA J. (MENDOZZI) POPIO, Youngstown, Ohiolieu of flowers material contributions may be made in Norma’s name to Rescue Mi
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
lieu of flowers material contributions may be made in Norma’s name to Rescue Mission of The Mahoning Valley, 962 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Youngstown, OH 44510 or the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, P.O. Box 5014... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Trampoline Park opens in Chicoit promises to spread laughs and exercise all around. The park in the old Off
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted yesterday
it promises to spread laughs and exercise all around. The park in the old Off The Wall Soccer building on 20th street at Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard features numerous trampoline stations, giving everyone the chance to dunk a basketball,... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Coburn Place receives money for new Community Housing and Outreach Centerof domestic violence got a generous donation Wednesday to expand its efforts in
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
of domestic violence got a generous donation Wednesday to expand its efforts into the community of Indianapolis. The Martin Luther King Community Development Corporation, which ceased operations in 2003, gave Coburn Place Safe Haven a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
EPB Celebrates Holidays Around The World In This Year’s Holiday WindowsChattanooga’s Miller Park window. The EPB Holiday Windows will remain open thr
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Chattanooga’s Miller Park window. The EPB Holiday Windows will remain open through New Year’s Day, January 1, and can been seen on the Broad and Market Street sides of EPB’s downtown headquarters building at 10 West Martin Luther King Jr. Boulev... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Coburn places receives money for new Community Housing and Outreach Centerof domestic violence got a generous donation Wednesday to expand its efforts in
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
of domestic violence got a generous donation Wednesday to expand its efforts into the community of Indianapolis. The Martin Luther King Community Development Corporation, which ceased operations in 2003, gave Coburn Place Safe Haven a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Right-, left-wing Berkeley celebs trade barbs, lawsuitsand take video of her for 30 minutes, which Worden did after the court commande
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
and take video of her for 30 minutes, which Worden did after the court commanded him to stay away.” Felarca, a teacher at Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School, gained notoriety after she was filmed hitting a man during a June 2016 demonstration by... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tumultuous times: Allentown exhibit explores the 1960sBut in between, we were severely tested.” Famous photos and explanatory panels
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
But in between, we were severely tested.” Famous photos and explanatory panels tell of the assassinations of JFK, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Bobby Kennedy. Other photos and text look at civil rights demonstrations and the riots that... Read more
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11 News Houston
Editorial: Rep. Conyers should resign over sexual harassment scandalcareer in Congress saw him play key roles in everything from voting rights and
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
career in Congress saw him play key roles in everything from voting rights and health care reform to the creation of the Martin Luther King Holiday. And even in recent years, when he has struggled with focus and the rigor of the job, he has... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Get covered now with Affordable Care Act“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in healthcare is the most shocking a
The Charlotte Post / Posted yesterday
“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in healthcare is the most shocking and most inhumane.” Martin Luther King, Jr. said that more than 50 years ago, and it’s just as true today as it was then. Access to health care should not be a luxury. It... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Terry Dickson: The needy celebrate a week of Thanksgiving generosity in Brunswickfrom St. William Catholic Church on St. Simons had the menu set at the food min
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
from St. William Catholic Church on St. Simons had the menu set at the food ministry in a converted convenience store on Martin Luther King Boulevard. Bing Deocampo said they were getting ready to serve hot dogs and beans with some desserts.... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Salad and sandwich shoppe opens in downtown Maconsalads, custom wraps," Adside said about the menu. "You can get it any way you
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted yesterday
salads, custom wraps," Adside said about the menu. "You can get it any way you want it." The restaurant, located at 440 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., is open Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and closed on the weekends. © 2017... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Beyond the NFL: How anthem protests trickled to Michigan prep footballto his desire to leave the school, Lynn didn’t hesitate when he was asked if he
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
to his desire to leave the school, Lynn didn’t hesitate when he was asked if he would go through all of it again. “Martin Luther King Jr. was fighting this fight,” he said. “We’re still fighting this fight in 2017. So we’re probably still... Read more
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FOX News
MLK symposium scheduled in Memphis on death anniversaryMemphis are planning a two-day symposium about civil rights and economic equali
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Memphis are planning a two-day symposium about civil rights and economic equality on the 50th anniversary of the killing of Martin Luther King Jr., with former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder scheduled as a keynote speaker. The museum and the... Read more
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FOX News
MLK symposium scheduled in Memphis on death anniversaryMemphis are planning a two-day symposium about civil rights and economic equali
FOX News / Posted yesterday
Memphis are planning a two-day symposium about civil rights and economic equality on the 50th anniversary of the killing of Martin Luther King Jr., with former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder scheduled as a keynote speaker. The museum and the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Incredible colorized footage shows Kennedy's inauguration speechbeing escorted from jail on November 24 But he was killed before he even got t
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
being escorted from jail on November 24 But he was killed before he even got to complete a single term in office, and Martin Luther King Jr, the famous Civil Rights protester, perhaps summed up the mood of the nation best in the aftermath of... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
; A man said his daughter and girlfriend argued and fought.Dionna Monique Lewis, 30, Knottingham Drive, Savannah —disorderly conduct, cont
Statesboro Herald / Posted yesterday
Dionna Monique Lewis, 30, Knottingham Drive, Savannah —disorderly conduct, contempt of court. ▲ Xavier Malik Mobley, 22, Martin Luther King Drive — felony probation violation. ➤ Statesboro Police Department ▲ Romeo Mustafia Bartley, 26, Lanier... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Cheapest trips require perfect timingthrough the early March is a great time to find excellent last-minute deals. Ex
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
through the early March is a great time to find excellent last-minute deals. Exceptions to this would be long weekends like Martin Luther King (Jan 13-15, 2018) Valentines/Presidents Day (Feb 14-19, 2018). If you are between jobs, retired with no... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
More in the Morning: Nonprofit needs volunteers for Thanksgiving prep for needyand families. From 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving, the organizatio
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
and families. From 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving, the organization will provide meals at their 3429 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard location in Fort Myers. Community Cooperative will also provide meals via their Meals on... Read more
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The Daily Siftings Herald
Audience challenged to move forwardto replicate what the creators of Star Trek had already seen decades earlier.
The Daily Siftings Herald / Posted yesterday
to replicate what the creators of Star Trek had already seen decades earlier. Griffen also noted it was the dream of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for people with diverse backgrounds to work together in society. He also cited Howard Thurman’s... Read more
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The Irish Times
This year I discovered how truly brutal and beautiful America iswho reminded me that there were harder times, like the 60s, when the US was dee
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
who reminded me that there were harder times, like the 60s, when the US was deep in the civil rights movement and lost Martin Luther King, and John F Kennedy. Lastly, I’m eternally thankful to Steve Jobs for inventing the iPad. I will be... Read more
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Bleacher Report
NBA's New Resting Policy About to Get Its First Major Testwith less than 3,500 miles traveled in the seven days prior. These include all
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
with less than 3,500 miles traveled in the seven days prior. These include all five games on Christmas Day and all three on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. "I looked at our schedule last year, and I told our coaches, 'There's no way we're going to be... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
U.S Rep. John Conyers must resigncareer in Congress saw him play key roles in everything from voting rights and
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
career in Congress saw him play key roles in everything from voting rights and health care reform to the creation of the Martin Luther King Holiday. And even in recent years, when he has struggled with focus and the rigor of the job, he has... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington Oks restricted helicopter toursnear the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge and Isabel Holmes Bridge and south of RiverL
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
near the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge and Isabel Holmes Bridge and south of RiverLights -- and airport industrial, along the Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway. “I just think that this is a good compromise,” Councilman Neil Anderson said. “We’ve got a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jack E. Robinson, frequent GOP candidate, found dead in DuxburyNational Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). The elder R
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). The elder Robinson studied at Boston University with Martin Luther King Jr. and was a close political associate of the late US Senator Edward Brooke, the state’s only elected... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
$160 Million Police Station Proposed on Former Dico Inc. Sitesays it has a plan to turn one of the city's oldest eyesores into something new
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
says it has a plan to turn one of the city's oldest eyesores into something new. The Dico Incorporated Superfund site near Martin Luther King Parkway and Fleur Drive has sat empty for years. On Monday, consultants recommended the city build a new... Read more
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Business Wire
‘Stand Against Hate’ Youth Essay Contest Offers Chance at $5K Scholarships/Grants; Winners to Ride on Rose Parade® Float Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.sacrifice of civil rights and social justice activists and advocates throughout
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
sacrifice of civil rights and social justice activists and advocates throughout history—from iconic Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Ms. Heyer, who was tragically killed in the violent white supremacy demonstrations in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania liquor stores to extend hours through Decemberconsumer convenience, and the state could also see increased revenue from the a
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
consumer convenience, and the state could also see increased revenue from the additional days. The stores were open Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Presidents Day, Independence Day, Columbus Day and Veterans Day. The PLCB is one of the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Re-visiting Carlos Bulosanchain of reading,” (The New Yorker, 16 October ’17, p. 79), and link Bulosan to
Bulatlat.com / Posted 2 days ago
chain of reading,” (The New Yorker, 16 October ’17, p. 79), and link Bulosan to luminaries, such as Wallace Stegner and Martin Luther King, also touched by the same issue. San Juan is most responsible for Bulosan’s canonization, the inclusion... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Don't miss the magical light display at the Albert Dock this Christmasthis Christmas. “And a special thank you must also go to National Museums Live
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
this Christmas. “And a special thank you must also go to National Museums Liverpool, for allowing us use of the iconic Dr Martin Luther King Jr Building once more.”Read More The “Unwrapping Christmas on Albert Dock” commission is part of One... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"It's A Designed Cover-Up" - Powerful Democratic Congressman John Conyers Sexually Harassed StaffersHe is also incredibly popular among his constituents in Detroir. Conyers is a
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
He is also incredibly popular among his constituents in Detroir. Conyers is a civil rights icon. He was lauded by Martin Luther King Jr. and is a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus. “Your story won’t do shit to him,” said... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Editorial | A semester down: How ASUC officials stack upstaff has been meeting with stakeholders to determine the viability of establis
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
staff has been meeting with stakeholders to determine the viability of establishing a garden in Eshleman Hall or the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, but because of liability issues, she says she may have to abandon that effort in favor... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Now the Sexual Harassment Noose Falls Upon Rep. John ConyersHouse member and the ranking member of a powerful committee, Conyers is a civil
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
House member and the ranking member of a powerful committee, Conyers is a civil rights icon. He was lauded by Martin Luther King Jr. and is a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus. “Your story won’t do shit to him,” said... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Dallas County Sheriff’s Dept. arrest reports for period ending Nov. 17-20Kourtney Jones, 1501 St. Ann St., Selma, fourth-degree theft, no bond listed, i
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Kourtney Jones, 1501 St. Ann St., Selma, fourth-degree theft, no bond listed, in jail Sherelle Moore, 414 Martin Luther King St., Selma, second-degree assault, first-degree criminal mischief, reckless endangerment, no bond listed, in jail Heather... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Selma Police Department incident reports for period ending Nov. 17already occurred reported on the 1500 block of Alabama Highway 14 East Harassm
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
already occurred reported on the 1500 block of Alabama Highway 14 East Harassment in progress reported on the 400 block of Martin Luther King Street Fight in progress reported on the 1700 block of Summerfield Road Reckless driving reported on the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Donald Trump takes aim at Marshawn Lynch; LeBron James says Colin Kaepernick has been 'blackballed'about civil rights and said he saluted the sacrifices Kaepernick has made along
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
about civil rights and said he saluted the sacrifices Kaepernick has made along the way. "Obviously he had a vision like Martin Luther King and like some of our all-time greats that people couldn't see further than what they were doing at the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, GEORGE M. BYERS, Youngstown, OhioL. Whetson Byers. Memorial contributions in George’s name, may be given to the
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
L. Whetson Byers. Memorial contributions in George’s name, may be given to the Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley, 962 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Youngstown, OH 44502. Family and friends may visit www.lanefuneralhomes.com to view this... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Should Detroit schools stop authorizing charters? Board weighs the falloutthe projected enrollment of 4,500 for the current school year. The oldest char
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
the projected enrollment of 4,500 for the current school year. The oldest charter school authorized by the district is Martin Luther King, Jr. Education Center. The newest? The three former district schools (Murphy, Stewart and Trix) that now... Read more
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WA Today
Donald Trump takes aim at Marshawn Lynch; LeBron James says Colin Kaepernick has been 'blackballed'about civil rights and said he saluted the sacrifices Kaepernick has made along
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
about civil rights and said he saluted the sacrifices Kaepernick has made along the way. "Obviously he had a vision like Martin Luther King and like some of our all-time greats that people couldn't see further than what they were doing at the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Albany Civil Rights Institute receives $9K checkThe Albany Civil Rights Institute accepted a great deal of money on Monday. Co
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
The Albany Civil Rights Institute accepted a great deal of money on Monday. Co-chair of the Martin Luther King Junior Celebration Dinner Ken Hodges presented the Civil Rights Institute with a $9,000 check. The money comes from last January's King... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tuesday Lead Letter: When it comes to racial inclusiveness, Curry’s actions must match his rhetoricout of next year’s MLK Breakfast. We have decided not to attend, participate a
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
out of next year’s MLK Breakfast. We have decided not to attend, participate and support the city’s celebration of the Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast in January. We will no longer choose to go along with Mayor Lenny Curry’s direction to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Why Charles Manson remains the world's most infamous serial killerspecial place in time, it was symbolic. "The 60s were a terrible time, it was
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
special place in time, it was symbolic. "The 60s were a terrible time, it was a time of assassinations, there was Kennedy, Martin Luther King... "Then there were these young people who said they wanted to change things… they sang ‘come to San... Read more
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