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Thursday Quote Day: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

This week’s “Thursday Quote Day” features another quote from the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.:

“If you lose hope, somehow you lose the vitality that keeps moving, you lose that courage to be, that quality that helps you go on in spite of it all. 13 more words


We Will Not Let Hate Win

This week marks the one-year anniversary of the massacre of  49 members of the lgbtq community in Orlando at the Pulse night club.

We all remember and will stand with the people of Orlando who refuse to allow this tragedy to disrupt their ongoing belief, expressed again this week in their mantra,  363 more words


Some say Russia 'collusion' investigation distracting from Black issues

By Barrington M. Salmon

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) was among several members of the Congressional Black Caucus in the hearing room as Comey testified. 897 more words


TCS: Theodore Parker, MLK, Baseball, Pulse, and the Arc of the Moral Universe

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Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a comment. 935 more words

American History

Panel of American Women-Memphis helped change the city during turbulent times - Part-1

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — It was the 1960s. Memphis was in turmoil after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Junior.

“There was at the same time an eagerness to learn what we didn’t know,” says Jocelyn Wurzburg. 427 more words


Former Adviser To MLK Jr. Is Honored At His NJ Alma Matter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A South Jersey man who once served as counselor to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was honored Tuesday at his high school alma mater, and is hoping to inspire more civil rights legends. 323 more words