Chase regional manager details where startup businesses should look for funding

The Atlanta Hawks hosted a virtual panel on building generational wealth before the team’s win against the Milwaukee Bucks on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. After the panel, Mark Adams, JP Chase & Co. regional director for Georgia and North Florida, gave advice for business startups looking for funding. “The first thing I would say […]

10 little-known facts about Martin Luther King Jr.

 Martin Luther King Jr. would be 93 years old today, had he not been assassinated on April 4, 1968. The nation has celebrated MLK’s birthday (Jan. 15, 1929) as a national holiday ever since former President Ronald Reagan signed it into law in 1983. The nation began observing the holiday in 1986. As the nation […]

Check out Dr. King Martin Luther King Jr.’s full sermon the night before he died

Martin Luther King Jr Memorial. The statue memorial for Martin Luther King Jr. in West Potomac Park, Washington D.C.. (Photo credit: Shutterstock.com / Atomazul)We must all meditate on words powered by God. Dr. King was undoubtedly tapped in to a high power source. The relevance of his final speech will remove any doubt that we […]

Martin Luther King Jr.’s powerful quote about love still resonates today

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, it is important to celebrate his life and legacy. King used nonviolent protests to achieve equal rights for Black people, and through that, won awards such as the Nobel Peace Prize. His leadership also opened doors for better opportunities for education and employment for Black people. Throughout King’s […]

How Martin Luther King Jr. dissected the evils of society

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, it is important to celebrate his life and legacy. King used nonviolent protests to achieve equal rights for Black people, and through that, won awards such as the Nobel Peace Prize. His leadership also opened doors for better opportunities for education and employment for Black people. Throughout King’s […]

Martin Luther King Jr. breaks down ‘The Other America’

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, it is important to celebrate his life and legacy. King used nonviolent protests to achieve equal rights for Black people, and through that, won awards such as the Nobel Peace Prize. His leadership also opened doors for better opportunities for education and employment for Black people. Throughout King’s […]

Martin Luther King Jr.’s quote is still relevant to this day

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, it is important to celebrate his life and legacy. King used nonviolent protest to achieve equal rights for Black people, and through that, won awards such as the Nobel Peace Prize. His leadership also opened the door for better opportunities for education and employment for Black people. Throughout […]

Martin Luther King Jr. inspired the world with this famous quote

With Martin Luther King Jr. Day approaching, it is important to celebrate his life and legacy. King used nonviolent protest to achieve equal rights for Black people, and through that, won awards such as the Nobel Peace Prize. His leadership also opened the door for better opportunities for education and employment for Black people. Throughout […]

Memphis pastor calls MLK Day ‘a sham’

A minister from the city where Martin Luther King Jr.’s life ended declared that the national holiday honoring the civil rights hero has degenerated into “a sham.” “You have to hold people’s feet to the fire to practice what they’re preaching. That’s why I’m calling MLK Day in Memphis and in so many parts of […]

White supremacists jailed for planning race war at gun rally on MLK Day

Thousands of people decided to spend the MLK Day holiday marching through the streets of Richmond, Virginia, with guns. The Virginia gun rally, organized by Virginia Citizens Defense League, was purportedly about protecting Second Amendment rights. The rally was supported by the president of the United States. The group planned the rally to encourage state […]

FBI honors MLK in death after trying to destroy him in life

Social media is looking askance at the Federal Bureau of Investigation for honoring Martin Luther King Jr. in death after a mountain of evidence proves the agency tried mightily to destroy King while he was alive. History buffs will recall that during the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s J. Edgar Hoover, the former FBI […]

Will Smith, Naturi Naughton, J. Cole attend MLK Day festivities

Many A-list celebrities from the worlds of entertainment and music understand the monumental importance of the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement. Hollywood heavyweight Will Smith took his son, Jaden, and his mother to MLK’s birthday celebration in Atlanta over the weekend. King would have been 91 years old today. […]

Former SF mayor details affair with presidential candidate Kamala Harris

The euphoria that Sen. Kamala Harris must have felt when she declared her candidacy for the presidency on Martin Luther King Jr. Day didn’t last long. Feelings of bliss ended abruptly when former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown admitted the two had a love affair that greatly boosted her finances and career. In a letter he […]

Atlanta honors Dr. King

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy was honored by people across the city of Atlanta. Atlantans commemorated him on Jan. 15 with parades, by visiting monuments, and performing community service.

Martin Luther King’s nephew says Donald Trump is not a racist

The nephew of sacrosanct civil rights paragon Martin Luther King Jr. said President Trump is not a racist, but that the former reality star-turned-politician is just “racially ignorant.” “I don’t think President Trump is a racist in the traditional sense as we know in this country,” Isaac Newton Farris Jr. stated after standing beside the […]

Comcast celebrates MLK Day in Philadelphia, unveils young artists’ sculptures

With MLK Day coming on Monday, Jan. 15, Philadelphia’s young artistic community is reminded of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. quote, “Almost always, the creative dedicated minority has made the world better.” They celebrated King’s life by unveiling sculptures depicting Dr. King  and designed using quotes from him as creative inspiration. On Thursday, Jan. 11, Philadelphia’s […]

8 shot as gunfire erupts at Martin Luther King Day parade

A day of reflection on the life and work of Dr. Martin L. King Jr., was marred by a shooting in Miami-Dade, Florida. Police are saying that at least eight people were hit as gunfire erupted at Miami-Dade’s Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park, sending the crowd scattering for cover. The shooting occurred two hours […]

Republican Tommy Hunter aims hate at John Lewis, calls him ‘racist pig’

Another Republican has aimed hate at John Lewis following the remarks of Donald Trump. Tommy Hunter, a Republican who serves on the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners in Georgia, went to Facebook to speak down on Congressman Lewis. In response to Trump’s disrespect, Hunter wrote, “John Lewis is a racist pig. There ain’t one political […]