"History is the long and tragic story of the fact that privileged groups seldom give up their privileges voluntarily."

“History is the long and tragic story of the fact that privileged groups seldom give up their privileges voluntarily.”

Martin Luther King, Jr., author, speaker, activist

Author

MLK on Work: Justice and Opportunity

By Greg Forster; part three of a series.

MLK’s famous image of a street sweeper, widely familiar in the faith and work movement, is at the center of an… 1,032 more words

Unsolved Problems

Preachers, spies and spacemen

With little more than 100 days left of our posting to America’s Deep South we embark on a flurry of adventures… with unexpected serendipity.

The Sunday following Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday we take our children to Atlanta’s Sweet Auburn Historic District, birthplace – and resting place – of Dr. 986 more words

Travel

The Economic Lessons of Martin Luther King

Originally Published: 01/19/2013 12:14 pm ET │Updated Mar 21, 2013

By: Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

One of the most overlooked aspects of Martin Luther King’s legacy is his work around economic justice and poverty. 592 more words

#WednesdayWisdom

‘Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend’

∼ Martin Luther King, Jr.

Love

C.S. Lewis Lecture Commences Black History Month

Rev. Marvin A. McMickle’s lecture, “To Serve This Present Age: Addressing Racism, Poverty, and Militarism Fifty Years after the Death of Martin Luther King Jr.” was the Sixth Annual C.S. 707 more words

Campus Life

Not The Dream: Supreme Faces Backlash For Martin Luther King Hoodies

Popular clothing brand Supreme released a lookbook for their spring/summer 2018 season on Monday, and it definitely caused some heads to turn with some of its clothing. 224 more words

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