Thousands gather in the nation’s capital to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
The events leading up to the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington kick off in our nation’s capital.
Refinishing work on the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial should be complete by the upcoming 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, officials said Thursday, allaying earlier concerns that work wouldn’t be done in time.
Work to refinish part of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial where a disputed inscription was recently removed may not be done until after the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
Scholars will discuss the impact of Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and message during a free public conference at Bowie State University.
About 250 people turned out in Denton for a day of service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Nearly 50 years after Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic “I Have a Dream Speech,” a group of elementary and middle school students are learning the importance of his message.
President Barack Obama plans to use a Bible that belonged to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as he takes his oath of office on the holiday honoring the slain icon, marking what some say is an inextricable tie between the nation’s first black president and the civil rights movement.
It’s a day marked by music, dancing and crowds of people to honor the life of one man: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
A veteran-led community organization is trying to transform an East Baltimore neighborhood.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is endorsing a plan to remove an inscription from the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, rather than cut into the granite to replace it with a fuller quotation.
A candlelight vigil is planned at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington to mark the anniversary of the civil rights leader’s assassination 44 years ago.