Recording of MLK’s 1st ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech Discovered
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Recording of MLK’s 1st ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech Discovered

MARTHA WAGGONER, Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Before the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.…

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Child Watch: Honor Dr. King by Serving
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Child Watch: Honor Dr. King by Serving

By Marian Wright Edelman NNPA Columnist   “If you want to be important—wonderful. If you…

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What an Uncensored Letter to M.L.K. Reveals
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What an Uncensored Letter to M.L.K. Reveals

(New York Times) – The note is just a single sheet gone yellow with age,…

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Researcher Reopens Issue of FBI’s Effort to Discredit Martin Luther King
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Researcher Reopens Issue of FBI’s Effort to Discredit Martin Luther King

  (Los Angeles Times) – Nearly 50 years ago, a series of events involving sex,…

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Introducing School Children to Dr. King’s Friends
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Introducing School Children to Dr. King’s Friends

  By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Over the course of a…

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MLK’s Children Fight Over His Bible, Nobel Medal
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MLK’s Children Fight Over His Bible, Nobel Medal

[ABC News] ATLANTA — It was a startling development in the latest legal wrangling among…

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Belafonte Sues Martin Luther King Jr. Estate in NY
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Belafonte Sues Martin Luther King Jr. Estate in NY

by LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Harry Belafonte sued the estate of…

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Blacks More Willing to Make Privacy Concessions
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Blacks More Willing to Make Privacy Concessions

by George E. Curry NNPA Columnist Although the federal government secretly spied on Dr. Martin…

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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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The 1963 March on Washington, Black Labor and Today
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The 1963 March on Washington, Black Labor and Today

By Bill Fletcher, Jr. NNPA Columnist   August 2013 represents the 50th anniversary of the historic…

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