Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

D.C. Students Present Reading of MLK's 'Dream' SpeechStudents from Watkins Elementary School in northeast Washington will present a reading of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech at the Lincoln Memorial.
Obama Celebrates MLK Holiday, Visits Soup Kitchen President Barack Obama honored Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy of service Monday by helping a soup kitchen prepare its daily meals and a host of administration figures fanned out across the capital to appear at holiday events.
Palin Urges Obama To Honor MLK: 'No More Playing The Race Card' A Martin Luther King Day post from former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin asks that the president honors the civil rights hero by no longer playing the “race card.”
DC Free Movie Scene Gearing Up For MLK DayMartin Luther King, Jr., Day is still more than a week away, but when it comes to celebrating the civil rights icon's life and lasting legacy, why wait?
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'Dream' Ceremonies Reveal Political Segregation They came to honor Dr. Martin Luther King's dream, a tapestry of humanity with all shades of skin and from all walks of life. Yet there was something missing from the Lincoln Memorial this week: Republicans.
King Bemoans 'Staggering' Joblessness Among Blacks The eldest son of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. says blacks can rightfully celebrate his father's life and work with pride, but much more must be accomplished.