In The Footsteps of a King: How Raphael G. Warnock is Keeping Martin Luther King Jr’s Dream Alive

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr once spoke for a voiceless nation and now, once again, impoverished Americans are finding themselves in need of a voice to defend them and speak on their behalf. Dr. Raphael G. Warnock may be that voice.

On Race: Madiba Got It Right – Why Can’t We?

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Tim Hart knows his generation has left the young people of America with a big mess in the battle to end racism. But he’s willing to join the fight if you are.

On the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington – Is This The Best We’ve Got to Offer?

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Alex Yarde looks at the politics of today through the lens of History and wonders, is this really the best our Democracy can muster?

50 Years Ago Today: ‘Letter From Birmingham Jail’

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Today marks the 50th anniversary of the first publication of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.”

A Critical Need for A Narrative About National Peace

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Anup Samanta explains how lacking a “narrative about national peace” leads to complacency.

The MLK That Never Gets Quoted: “Don’t Let Anybody Take Your Manhood”

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“Move down into the inner resources of [your] own soul and sign with pen and ink of self-assertive manhood [your] own Emancipation Proclamation.”

Acceptance: The Fight of the 21st Century

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The values extolled by Martin Luther King Jr. live on how we live them.

The Complicated Legacy of Dr. King

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In some circles, speaking ill of Dr. King is blasphemous. But wasn’t he just a man like ourselves?

Rape Discussions Deepen as Indian Rape Victim Dies

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The questions at the heart of it all: Why does rape happen? What can we as a society do about it?

Quote on MLK Jr. Monument Will Be Removed

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Abbreviating a quote by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. leads to controversy.

Reflections of a U.S. Jew in Poland

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Professor Warren Blumenfeld writes of how the dynamic and palpable tension of history still exists today

Beginning a Dialogue on Death

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Coach Cj Swaby’s fight against grief.

Know Your Place

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Seeing yourself in the bigger picture of oppression.

25 Ideas for Moms Raising Sons

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Tabitha Studer knows how important it is for parents to raise boys conscientiously, and so she complied a list of 25 rules for mothers of sons.

On Zimmerman, Derbyshire and the New Apologists For Racism

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Mark Greene believes we are ALL under siege by a political system that seeks to pit us against each other.