Martin Luther King

Baltimore Residents Honor Martin Luther King With ParadeHundreds of people across Baltimore came in droves to remember Martin Luther King at the annual parade in his honor.
Baltimore, DC Celebrate Martin Luther King Day With Concerts, Free EventsA free concert with Natalie Cole, free entrance to Port Discovery and art shows, performances, children's activities at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum.
Port Discovery Free On MondayPort Discovery will be free on Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Baltimore Honors Martin Luther King’s Legacy With Annual ParadeEighty-five years ago, Martin Luther King Jr. was born. On Monday, the nation pauses to honor the civil rights leader’s legacy. Baltimore is celebrating in a big way.
Smithsonian Features TransAfrica For Talk On MLKThe Smithsonian's Anacostia Community Museum is hosting the president of the human rights group TransAfrica for the museum's annual program honoring the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy.
Wednesday Marks 50th Anniversary Of Iconic SpeechWednesday marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s historic speech on the Washington Mall.
Oprah Winfrey Among The Celebrities To Join March On Washington EventsOprah Winfrey, Jamie Foxx and Forest Whitaker are among the celebrities joining three presidents this week to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
New Site Records Readings Of MLK's 'Dream' SpeechThe National Park Foundation is launching a new website to allow people to record their own readings of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.
Youth See March On Washington Anniversary As Chance To LeadJust as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. led the Montgomery Bus Boycott at age 26, and Rep. John Lewis helped to lead freedom rides at 23, young Americans are not letting age get in the way as they seek more than a contributing role in the push for social reform.
Marching For King's Dream: 'The Task Is Not Done'Tens of thousands of people marched to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, commemorating the 50th anniversary of King's famous speech and pledging that his dream includes equality for gays, Latinos, the poor and the disabled.
Living Dr. King's Dream: Morgan State Freshman's Speech Goes ViralAn emotional, eight-minute speech by a rising Morgan State student is going viral on the Internet. The speech comes on the heels of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington next week.
50 Years After King, Marchers Gather Again In D.C.Next week, the nation's first black president, a living symbol of the racial progress Martin Luther King Jr. dreamed about, will stand near the spot where King stood 50 years ago and say where he believes this nation should be headed.