Martin Luther King Jr. often spoke about the importance of love, kindness, and compassion in his speeches and writings. Although he didn't necessarily use the term "kindness" explicitly, Martin Luther King Jr. was a champion for civil rights and social justice and many of his quotes emphasize the value of treating others with respect, empathy, and love. Here are some … [Read more...] about Martin Luther King Jr Quotes About Kindness
The Purpose of Education
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
Martin Luther King Quotes
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
James Earl Ray
Who is James Earl Ray? 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 … [Read more...] about James Earl Ray
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Was one of the biggest influences in the civil rights movement in American History. In the world of civil rights in The United States of America, there is only one name that stands out above all others: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. His determination was unparalleled and his bravery unmatched, which is why he's become an iconic figure in United States … [Read more...] about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.