What Happened on August 28th - She Had A Voice When He Had A Dream

August 28, 1963 is famous for Martin Luther King, Jr.’s civil right march on Washington but right by his side was legendary gospel vocalist Mahalia Jackson.  318 more words

History

What Happened on August 28th - She Had A Voice When He Had A Dream

August 28, 1963 is famous for Martin Luther King, Jr.’s civil right march on Washington but right by his side was legendary gospel vocalist Mahalia Jackson.  318 more words

History

52 Years Ago

“Now is the time to make real the promises of democracy; now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of segregation to the sunlit path of racial justice; now is the time to lift our nation from the quicksands of racial injustice to the solid rock of brotherhood; now is the time to make justice a reality for all of God’s children.” 34 more words

Kerfe

Montreal this morning: It promises to be a lovely Friday

Sunshine is the order of the day, forecasts Environment Canada.

Temperatures are predicted to hit a high of 25, dropping to 17 tonight. The UV index will be 6, or high. 362 more words

Local News

Power & Love

“What we need to realise is that power without love is reckless and abusive, and love without power is sentimental and anaemic.” – Martin Luther King Jr. 51 more words

Quotes

Be the best of you.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

If it falls your lot to be a street sweeper, sweep streets like Michelangelo painted pictures, sweep streets like Beethoven composed music, sweep streets like Leontyne Price sings before the Metropolitan Opera. 117 more words

Life

What I Learned From Reading Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Hate Mail

Martin Luther King, Jr. is often positioned as this happy-go-lucky civil rights leader who sang Kumbaya to the White, American public, and this was the reason why Black Americans obtained their civil rights in law. 929 more words

Jodie Cadacio reblogged this on Jodie Pages and commented:

Such a good read! It tackles today's racial inequalities and how far we still have to go. This post from TC is a must-read!