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Thursday Doors

This is the front entrance of the Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church in Montgomery, AL, “where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was Pastor from 1954-1960, and began his quest for civil rights.”  (Quoted from the website for the church, … 74 more words


Judge: Martin Luther King's Bible, Nobel To Go To His Estate

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ATLANTA (AP) — A judge on Monday signed off on an agreement settling an ownership dispute over the Rev. Martin Luther King’s traveling Bible and Nobel Peace Prize medal that had essentially pitted the slain civil rights leader’s two sons against their sister. 528 more words


50 years later, we remember the 1st step of Dr. King Jr.'s 1000-Mile March in Chicago

It was 50 years ago that the civil rights movement moved to Chicago in the protest against the cramped and segregated housing conditions.

On January 26, 1966, King moved into an apartment on 1550 S. 490 more words

Maya Angelou, My Shero

In 2010 in Charlotte, NC, I had the good fortune to hear and see Maya Angelou speak at “Maya Angelou Women Who Lead Luncheon”, which raised and still raises money for the United Negro College Fund. 574 more words

3 Day Quote Challenge - Fear


“Men often hate each other because they fear each other“ `Dr. Martin Luther King


My perspective of Day 1 – Fear: Oftentimes it is the differences of… 108 more words