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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.

Obama to mark 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's 'dream' speech

August 08, 2013 9:26 am

The event will take place on the exact spot where King delivered his famous address in 1963.

Too much export of ahimsa,India needs to follow it within: Dalai Lama

July 29, 2013 2:57 am

Spiritual leader is sceptical about the power of prayer in solving the problems faced by humanity.