Posts tagged "Martin Luther King Jr."

Dr. King's Voice

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was born some 85 years ago on January 15.    He lived a brief   purposeful life.  Born in Atlanta Georgia and assassinated in Memphis in 1968, he died at the  too early age of 39. He transformed America and today we still live his effects.  We owe much to King for... Read more »

From Martin to Martin

The March on Washington where  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his keynote address  was August 28, 1963.  This historic march is where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his signature speech,  “I Have a Dream.”   He spoke directly to  250,000 people that day, with President John F. Kennedy listening attentively in the White House... Read more »

The Dream is in Your Hands

Every now and then history delivers a poetic moment.  So it is today, Monday, January 22, 2013.  President Barack Obama is sworn in for a second term as the nation celebrates the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  This is a day well recorded for history buffs.  The Emancipation Proclamation is 150 years old... Read more »