Posts tagged "martin luther king jr"

Watch Martin Luther King Jr.’s Full “I Have A Dream” Speech

Today marks what would have been Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 86th birthday. Above is his historic “I Have  A Dream” speech, delivered on August 28, 1963, on the

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 19, 2015 - 9:15 am

Madonna’s Social Media Manager Is Out Of His Or Her Damn Mind With This #RebelHeart Hashtag

You know how the heart emoji was the most popular word of 2014? After viewing Madonna’s Twitter timeline, I’m convinced that she single-handedly made it so.
In an effort…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 2, 2015 - 3:00 pm

For Us Weekly, Honoring MLK’s Dream Involves Black Men Holding Umbrellas For Rich White Ladies covered yesterday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Let Freedom Ring festivities in Washington, DC, and found a photograph that deftly captured what MLK’s “dream” was all about. Yes, I’m pretty…

Julie Gerstein | August 29, 2013 - 3:15 pm

Martin Luther King, Jr.: “I Have A Dream”

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, readers! Hopefully you have the day off to (sleep in and) do some sort of public service, but regardless, here is the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 17, 2011 - 11:30 am

Gay Rights: What Would MLK Do?

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the civil rights group founded by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is trying to fire Reverend Eric Lee, the president of its Los Angeles Chapter,…

Simcha | July 30, 2009 - 4:10 pm

Kanye Becomes King So You Can Forget You’re Broke

Speaking of changing names, here’s a name change maybe we all can agree on. Self-obsessed Kanye West recently told Complex Magazine he’s changing his name to Martin Louis the King…

Wendy Atterberry | March 27, 2009 - 3:00 pm