¿DO YOU STILL HAVE A DREAM?

Have you looked into the MLK celebrations in your area? What will you be doing to mark this auspicious day? Advertisements

¿IS KING’S DREAM STILL AN ILLUSION?

There are those that believe the more things change, the more they seem to stay the same. Four decades after civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination, Black people are still facing many of the same issues as then. Low standards for education, high levels of unemployment, police brutality, and an “unjust war”…

HRC TO HOLD MLK DAY OF SERVICE EVENTS ACROSS DIFFERENT US CITIES

Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest civil rights organization in the United States fighting for LGBT equality, will be holding the Martin Luther King, Jr (MLK) Day of Service across different cities in the country. According to information published on its official website, MLK Day of Service events organised by HRC will be held in 23 cities across…

MARTIN LUTHER KING JRs EXPANSIVE DREAM

It is not enough to talk about institutions and workplaces that fracture and separate people based on race, religion, gender, and sexual orientation. We must also look at the ways that we ourselves manifest these bigotries — how we are the very ones who uphold and are part of these institutions and workplaces. Often, we…

MLK DAY

Today is the official national holiday to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.  MLK was such a powerful and important figure that certain parts of his legacy have become cliché.  The most minimal of acknowledgments of Black History Month include his “I Have a Dream” speech.  But, hopefully you already know that MLK was more than…

¿HOW ARE YOU ADVANCING THE DREAM?

Fifty years ago this summer, Dr. King lead the March on Washington, where he gave his famous “I have a dream…” speech.  Today, it’s everyday Americans that are working to help advance the dream. How are you ADVANCING THE DREAM?