Martin Luther King Jr

Thumbnail lyndon johnson and martin luther king  jr.   voting rights act A king’s advice to the president

I believe it is no mere coincidence that the U.S. national holiday celebrating the inspiring life of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Jan. 16) is...

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Thumbnail dr martin luther king speaking against war in vietnam on st paul campus credit minnesota historical society via flickr cc by sa 20 cna Christian leaders invoke Martin Luther King Jr against violence, racism

After recent violent protests and the deadliest mass shooting recorded in U.S. history on Sunday, Christian leaders invoked Martin Luther King, Jr....

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Thumbnail candle vigil credit coloneljohnbritt via flickr cc by nc sa 20 cna 12 12 14 How the US bishops' anti-racism committee will address social problems

Racism is not going away. Catholics can’t pretend that it will just disappear, the chair of the U.S. bishops’ new anti-racism committee said on...

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Thumbnail post3 Martin Luther King Jr. honored in 31st Kingdom Day Parade

On Jan. 18, the City of Los Angeles honored the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. with the 31st annual Kingdom Day Parade, themed “Our Work...

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Thumbnail pope paul vi mlk Pope Paul’s encyclical, King’s speech, more relevant than ever

Fifty years ago, Blessed Pope Paul VI gave to the world a truly prophetic encyclical letter Populorum Progressio (“The Development of Peoples), and...

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Thumbnail ramona convent school donzaleigh abernathy Ramona Convent School hosts Women’s Leadership Symposium featuring social rights leader

Actress and social rights activist Donzaleigh Abernathy recently visited Ramona Convent School in Alhambra to speak about the unsung female heroes...

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Thumbnail 20170918t1454 11557 cns st louis verdict The power of love

Our long, difficult summer in this country seems to continue without end. Even as the violence of Charlottesville and its aftermath still weigh...

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Thumbnail martin luther king jr addresses a crowd from the steps of the lincoln memorial where he delivered his famous i have a dream speech during the aug 28 1963 march on washington dc cna When you think of MLK, don't forget the faith that inspired him

Martin Luther King Day is a time to promote racial harmony in America and honor the slain civil rights leader who was “inspired by the teachings of...

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Thumbnail martin luther king jr. Where is Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream now?

When George McKenna left New Orleans and accepted a teaching job in the Los Angeles Unified School District in the early 1960s, he thought he also...

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