by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.,Morehouse College Student Paper, The Maroon Tiger, in 1947 As I engage in the so-called "bull sessions" around and about the school, I too often find that most college men have a misconception of the purpose of education. Most of the "brethren" think that education should equip them with the proper instruments of exploitation so that they can … [Read more...] about The Purpose of Education
Here is a collection of some of Dr. King's most quoted and influential quotes along with images we've paired with them. Feel free to share and download them. We only ask that you link back to this page if you're posting it on a website. MLK Quotes About Love "Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do … [Read more...] about Martin Luther King Quotes
On April 4th, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a civil rights activist and Nobel Laureate, was assassinated by James Earl Ray on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. In this blog post, we'll learn who James Earl Ray was, what role he played in the MLK assassination, and learn more about the man who killed Martin Luther King. Early Life James Earl Ray … [Read more...] about James Earl Ray
Facebook Twitter Google-plus Wordpress Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.Was one of the biggest influences in the civil rights movement in American History.Read More In the world of civil rights in The United States of America, there is only one name that stands out above all … [Read more...] about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. was an African American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the American civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. He did this by using nonviolent activism, inspired by his Christian beliefs. Martin Luther King Jr., also known as Dr. King, led marches for blacks' right to vote, … [Read more...] about