Martin Luther King III Talks to the Black Press about His Father’s Legacy
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Martin Luther King III Talks to the Black Press about His Father’s Legacy

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Nearly 50 years ago, the world lost one…

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Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency
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Sharpton, Clergy Push for Social Activism, Blast Trump Presidency

By Dorothy Rowley (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) WASHINGTON, D.C.—Thousands of people, including a cadre of…

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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference
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PRESS ROOM: NNPA to Honor Martin Luther King III with 2017 Lifetime Legacy Award at Annual Conference

CONTACT: Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. Email: dr.bchavis@nnpa.org Phone: (202) 588-8764 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON/June…

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MLK Estate Drops Lawsuit Against King Center Over Licensing
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MLK Estate Drops Lawsuit Against King Center Over Licensing

KATE BRUMBACK, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — With the dismissal of one of two lawsuits…

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Georgia Gov. Signs Bill Approving MLK Statue
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Georgia Gov. Signs Bill Approving MLK Statue

BY CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal was joined…

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Kings’ Spat Puts Finances in the Spotlight
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Kings’ Spat Puts Finances in the Spotlight

[The Atlanta Journal-Constitution] Fifty years after Martin Luther King Jr. won the Nobel Peace Prize,…

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Dr. King ‘Turning in his Grave’ over Family Greed
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Dr. King ‘Turning in his Grave’ over Family Greed

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   The children of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.…

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D.C. Marches Inclusive – Up to a Point
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D.C. Marches Inclusive – Up to a Point

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist   Organizers of the two recent marches on Washington…

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Memphis Centerstage as World Reflects on Dr. King
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Memphis Centerstage as World Reflects on Dr. King

by Karanja A. Ajanaku Special to the NNPA News Service from The New Tri-State Defender MEMPHIS…

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