Martin Luther King Jr.
At 83-years-old, photographer Bob Adelman has many stories to tell and he’s doing just that with his new South Florida exhibit which documents the civil rights movement.
Thousands turned out for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Liberty City. The parade along NW 54th Street culminated in a festival at the Martin Luther King Jr. Park at 6101 NW 32nd Court.
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, and in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of The Civil Rights Act, Nova Southeastern University Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale is presenting an exhibition featuring images of that era.
We talk to renowned photographer Bob Adelman who was recently honored in Washington for his arresting images of the civil rights movement which are contained in a new book unveiled at the ceremony.
A Miami teenager’s name was included in speeches and on the minds of thousands of people as they marched to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, in Washington, D.C.
The second inauguration of the nation’s first African American president isn’t the only event being commemorated Monday. It’s also the day America honors the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and South Florida took time to remember and pay tribute to the civil rights leader with parades in both Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.
Martin Luther King III was the guest of honor at the YMCA of Broward County’s annual MLK inspirational breakfast.
Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
We often forget the meaning of certain days, the meaning that turned them into holidays.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday. Here’s a look at what’s open and closed throughout South Florida.