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The Importance of MLK Day

Today is Martin Luther King Jr. day, and is observed throughout all of the United States. The significance can’t be overstated that MLK was an influential and important member of society, but it seems that most people now only have the basic facts of him. 932 more words

The Playlist

It’s time to get our weeks going Deviants so let’s get things going with another set of The Playlist.

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День Мартина Лютера Кинга, или история борьбы за гражданские права

Ежегодно каждый третий понедельник января в Америке отмечается день памяти Мартина Лютера Кинга, самого известного активиста, борца за права афроамериканцев, лауреата Нобелевской премии.

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Donald Trump receives The Ellis Island Medal of Honor alongside Rosa Parks and Muhammad Ali for tolerance and diversity

A photograph shows Donald Trump standing alongside Rosa Parks and Muhammad Ali receiving the Ellis Island Medal of Honor in the 1980s.

The Ellis Island Medals of Honor embody the spirit of America in their celebration of patriotism, …

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Dreaming Again

I’ve posted what follows each year for the last few on the days we celebrated the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King. This was written in January of 2009 as we prepared to put President Obama into office. 359 more words

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Now More than Ever: The Importance of Dr. King's Dream

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has always been one of my heroes. This time of year I always ponder the importance of his life and work for civil rights, and I wonder what might have been had this man of peace not been cut down in cold blood at the young age of 39 by James Earl Ray on April 4th 1968. 2,463 more words

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