“Without trying to disrespect anybody’s beliefs, [Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X] are our prophets for our generation,” Kweli said. “In the scope of history, they haven’t been gone for too long. Someone asked me ‘Do you think the spirit of King is in hip-hop?’ And if you think about it, hip-hop wouldn’t exist […]
If you’ve never seen the full speech before or, if you haven’t seen it in awhile and you’re looking for a little inspiration… watch the video
On a day when America is recognizing one of our great civil servants, let’s consider taking the opportunity to serve our communities as well. The message is Make MLK Day a day ON.
A decision to use the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to make up a snow day in Georgia and the Carolinas has infuriated civil rights leaders, who say the districts are insulting the civil rights icon.
Someone spent time making their homage to Dr. King in their own special way. Play it twice, its pretty cool.
Shaun Booth drops the latest installment of his unauthorized biography series. Check out Dr. King, and President-Elect (at the time of this writing) Obama