Martin Luther King, Jr. Was An Economic Illiterate. So Is The Pope

op-ed | Lawrence J. McQuillan and Hayeon Carol Park
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There’s nothing compassionate about using government to seize somebody’s money

Rep. Lewis Thinks Dr. King Would Have Taken His Position Over That Of His Own Daughter

Media | Julia Nista

‘I think he would have took the same position that I took’

Maxine Waters Just Shamelessly Politicized MLK Day To Attack Trump

Politics | Peter Hasson
Rep. Maxine Waters On MSNBC

‘Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have…’

NAACP Says MLK's Vision Can't Be Achieved Without Fighting Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
People gather to march in the annual parade down MLK Boulevard to honor Martin Luther King, in Chattanooga, Tennessee

‘We see climate change as a civil rights issue’

CNN Asked MLK's Nephew If Trump Was Racist, His Response Leaves Them Stunned

Politics | Benny Johnson

‘I’m not the guy being described in the media’

Not Getting Your Wedding Cake From A Christian Baker Ain't Jim Crow

op-ed | Alex Grass
gay marriage collage Shutterstock/Nancy Beijersbergen

Upper-middle class gay couples aren’t suffering because they must call a different baker

Jesse Jackson Announces That He Has Parkinson's Disease

US | Henry Rodgers
BATON ROUGE, LA - JULY 15: Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks to friends and family during the funeral of Alton Sterling at Southern University on July 15, 2016 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sterling was shot by a police officer in front of the Triple S Food Mart in Baton Rouge on July 5th, leading the Department of Justice to open a civil rights investigation. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

‘Been painful’

54 Years Ago, MLK, Jr. Gave The 'I Have A Dream' Speech

US | Robert Donachie
American flag Getty Images/Al Messerschmidt

‘One day right there in Alabama little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands’

FACT CHECK: Does Alabama Celebrate A Joint Robert E. Lee-Martin Luther King, Jr. Day?

Politics | Kush Desai
Members of white nationalists rally around a statue of Robert E. Lee in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S., August 12, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Mississippi observes this practice as well, and so did Arkansas until earlier this year

Dr. King And The Meaning Of Voting Rights

Opinion | Jessie Fields
People gather to march in the annual parade down MLK Boulevard to honor Martin Luther King, in Chattanooga, Tennessee

The black community cannot be reduced to a special interest.

Atheist Group Bullies School Over Alleged Religious Event

US | Joshua Gill
A general view of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the U.S. national holiday in his honor, in Washington, January 20, 2014. King, the civil rights leader who 50 years ago received the Nobel Peace Prize, was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee in 1968. He was born on January 15, 1929, and the holiday commemorating his birth was enacted in the mid 1980s. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY POLITICS) - RTX17N5S

‘Compelled to pray’

Lemon SOURS -- CNN Host Pulls The Plug After Guest Won't Play The Race Game

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘You’re going to sit here and tell us someone doesn’t notice color?!’

Kaepernick's Contract Trouble Is The Free Market's Self-Regulation

Opinion | Patrick Raya
BUFFALO, NY - OCTOBER 16: Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers warms up before the game against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field on October 16, 2016 in Buffalo, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

You can say whatever you want, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t consequences.

Arguably The Whitest Guy In The World Just Said 'Negro' On The Senate Floor -- Twice -- And No One Batted An Eye 'Cuz He's A Democrat

Politics | Christian Datoc

‘Unbelievably, we are not so very far from the problems of 1963…’

Trump Calls Out Time Magazine For Fake News Story About Removing MLK Bust From Oval Office

Politics | Saagar Enjeti
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. during a press conference

‘The media are the most dishonest human beings on earth’

Google Cited Robert E. Lee's Birthday Instead Of MLK In Maps App

Tech | Jason Chulack
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‘We apologize for any offense this may have caused’

In Today's Media Culture, MLK Might Not Have Survived Allegations About His Sex Life

Opinion | Stewart Lawrence
People gather to march in the annual parade down MLK Boulevard to honor Martin Luther King, in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Some of King’s closest associates later acknowledged that King had a “weakness for women.”