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Barack Obama, John Lewis discuss Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy in new video

Barack Obama, John Lewis discuss Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy in new videoFormer President Barack Obama and Congressman John Lewis appeared in a video



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What white supremacist groups look like, 50 years after Martin Luther King's assassination

What white supremacist groups look like, 50 years after Martin Luther King's assassinationThe assassination of Martin Luther King Jr marked the end of an era, but not the end of a fight: Even 50 years after his death, the white supremacist beliefs he strove to dismantle are still alive and well in America, though espoused by a few new faces. While racism can exist everywhere, from the classroom to the White House, many people still associate American white supremacy with the Ku Klux Klan – white hoods, burning crosses, and all. Today, however, the power and size of the Klan is declining.



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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Daughter Reveals Topic Of Scathing Sermon He Never Got To Give

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Daughter Reveals Topic Of Scathing Sermon He Never Got To GiveTwo of Martin Luther King Jr.'s surviving children gave powerful sermons



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Martin Luther King's unfinished legacy is visible in desperately poor Selma

Martin Luther King's unfinished legacy is visible in desperately poor SelmaThe once-bustling storefronts along Broad Street in downtown Selma, where many activists made history, are now mostly empty, and homes and factories sit abandoned.



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The persistence of grace: Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968

The persistence of grace: Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968Martin Luther King Jr.'s life is proof that grace is not beyond our reach here on Earth, if we follow his example. An appreciation by Jonathan Darman.



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Martin Luther King: a life in dates

Martin Luther King: a life in datesWashington (AFP) – Here are key dates in the life of US civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., the pastor, Nobel Peace Prize winner and preacher of non-violence who was assassinated 50 years ago.



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The Story Behind Google's Martin Luther King Day Commemorative Doodle

The Story Behind Google's Martin Luther King Day Commemorative DoodleCannaday Chapman produced Monday's doodle.



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Activists hold Martin Luther King Jr. Day marches

Activists hold Martin Luther King Jr. Day marchesAcross the country, activists, politicians and citizens alike reacted to recent comments made by President Trump during a meeting on immigration that seemed to denigrate Haiti and African nations.



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If Martin Luther King Jr were alive today, politicians would denounce him

If Martin Luther King Jr were alive today, politicians would denounce himToday is the day when many American politicians pretend to care about the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr, one of the wisest souls who attempted to save this sorry nation. While King did care about black and/or poor people in the United States and around the world, he was no American exceptionalist. “Don’t let anybody make you think God chose America as His divine messianic force to be a sort of policeman of the whole world,” King once said.



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Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr.King was a Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and civil rights leader who practiced peaceful, nonviolent civil disobedience to protest racial inequality. In 1964, King received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolent resistance.



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