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Black History Month: The Meeting 

Malcolm and Martin, Closer Than We Ever Thought

(CNN) — The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was leaving a news conference one afternoon when a tall man with a coppery complexion stepped out of the crowd and blocked his path. 1,182 more words

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Malcolm X

Gordon Park
s, L.A. Courtroom, Malcolm X displaying pictures of Muslim Ronald Stokes, killed by police a year earlier,  1963 (178.2003)

In the… 425 more words

Fans In A Flashbulb

Leadership and activism: the King County logo honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By guest-author Rochelle James, King County Records Management Specialist

Celebrating Black History Month: King County’s logo

King County logo adopted February 27, 2006.

Dr. King fought for Black Americans to be treated equally by their government. 853 more words


ART: Un-Whitewashing MLK, Jr. 20FEB17

UN-Whitewashing MLK, Jr. 20FEB17
To hear the same quotes from the “I Have a Dream” speech year after year, shooting after shooting, is to feel the color draining from your face and that of the legacy of Dr. 95 more words


17-08 Segment 2: Civil Rights History: The March Against Fear


In 1966, Civil Rights pioneer James Meredith set out on The March Against Fear, a walk to prove black citizens no longer needed to fear white people. 1,784 more words

Viewpoints Podcasts

Open Letter to NFL Player Michael Bennett regarding his cancellation of trip to Israel

Dear Michael,

I just finished reading your statement as to the reasoning behind you cancelling your trip to Israel, and although your message was masterfully articulated, it is sadly riddled with an enormous undercurrent of serious & unfortunate ignorance.   544 more words