Saturday, Sep 24, 2022

martin luther king


Leaders like Gandhi, Nehru inspired others about democracy, non-violence: New York State Governor Kathy Hochul

August 16, 2022 10:18 pm

Kathy Hochul added that “we also learn from celebrating the many languages and the religions…by the 1.2 billion people, but it's also a statement of a community rising up, a world rising up.

We refuse to believe that the bank of justice is bankrupt: Martin Luther King Jr

September 30, 2020 6:07 pm

As we stand confronted with a present which increasingly resembles the past in its atrocities, maybe it is time to look back for guidance. In this regard, there can be nothing more effective than Martin Luther King Jr's rousing I Have A Dream clarion call

Explained: George Floyd’s America in black & white

June 22, 2020 2:57 pm

Black Rights Matter carries echoes of MLK’s civil rights movement. A look at what is similar, what is different, and what African Americans have faced in between.

King’s Way

April 04, 2018 9:24 am

As King tirelessly reiterated — we will not learn non-violence from a guru or a saint. We can only learn it by loving whoever we deem to be the “other” — by tirelessly reaching out to them in a quest for reconciliation.

Google Doodle celebrates life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr on his birth anniversary

January 16, 2018 9:22 am

The Google Doodle depicts a young girl sitting on her father's shoulders listening to King's famous speech, "I Have a Dream," delivered in 1963 in the hope that children live in a better world one day.

Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela advocated non-violence to usher social, political changes

October 03, 2017 7:17 am

"The legacy of Mahatma Gandhi, Dr Martin Luther King and Nelson Mandela is that they were exemplars of fundamental belief that drivers of conflict are all amenable to non-violent solutions. A belief that underpins activities of UN," Akbaruddin said.

US remembers Martin Luther King Jr. amid racial tensions over police killings

January 20, 2015 12:21 pm

The holiday came against the backdrop of recent nationwide protests over the deaths of unarmed black men.

Justin Bieber spends USD 75K in Miami strip club

January 22, 2014 4:18 pm

Justin Bieber headed to a strip club which was celebrating Martin Luther King Day and rapper Lil Scrappy's 30th birthday.

Martin Luther King's dream inspires a new march in Washington

August 29, 2013 11:57 am

'The arc of moral universe may bend toward justice but it doesn't bend on its own.'

Songs from the March

August 24, 2013 2:16 am

When Martin Luther King,stood in front of the Lincoln Memorial and gave his historic speech “I Have a Dream” on August 28,1963,he captivated his country and gave it a new vision.