MLK Jr. Day

ICTMN Staff
1/26/14
A fraternity that was previously suspended in 2012 after an apartment brawl was permanently banned from Arizona State University’s Campus Thursday evening after they held a racist ...
Leeanne Root
1/20/14
Natalie Daise, who created and starred in Gullah Gullah Island with her husband, captivated churchgoers at the Unitarian Church in Charleston, South Carolina with stories and songs...
ICTMN Staff
8/29/13
With Canadian aboriginals celebrating the 250th year of the Royal Proclamation of 1763, the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech of August 28, 1963,...
Steve Russell
8/28/13

Martin Luther King, Jr. famously told the nation, “I have a dream.” Less famously, he said on April 3, 1968: “Like anybody, I would like to live a long life. Longevity has its place. But I'm not concerned about that now. I just want to do God's will. And He's allowed me to go up to the mountain....

Steve Russell
8/26/13

In my previous column leading up to August 28, the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, I sketched a prosperous nation...

Steve Russell
8/20/13

Anniversaries matter in the short run as memory markers and in the long run they become traditions. The year 1963 was the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation, and it was used by activists of the time to take another step toward emancipation on the economic front....

Steven Newcomb
2/12/13

On January 21, 2013, U.S. President Barack Obama took the oath office for the second time, reportedly placing his hand on the travel Bible of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. A great many people will no doubt think it ironically fitting that President Obama invoked the memory of Dr....

Neva Reece
7/14/12
Until recently, the Martin Luther King Jr...
ICTMN Staff
2/14/12
At the urging of members of Martin Luther King Jr.’s family during a recent meeting, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and National Park Service Director Jon Jarvis announced a...
Robert Chanate
1/23/12

The plan seemed simple enough: go to the National Park office, pull a permit and be back at the park in two hours. With this in mind, I set out with two friends to find the office in Washington, DC in August of the past year....

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