Martin Luther King Jr.

(Source: Bob Adelman)

Eye-Opening Civil Rights Era Photos On Display In Fort Lauderdale

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.

CBS Miami–01/20/2014

Thousands turned out for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade in Liberty City. (Source: CBS4)

Thousands Take Part In Annual MLK Parade, Festival In Liberty City

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.

01/20/2014

(Source: Bob Adelman)

Local University Commemorates MLK With Civil Rights Movement Exhibition

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.

01/18/2014

Bob Adelman, Photographer (Source: CBS4)

Focus on South Florida: A 50-Year Testament to the March that Changed America

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.

My TV 33–09/09/2013

People gather at Martin Luther King Jr. memorial on August 24, 2103, in Washington, DC, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The March on Washington. Tens of thousands gathered on August 24 to mark 50 years since the March on Washington, the civil rights watershed where Martin Luther King Jr famously declared: 'I have a dream.' The March on Washington is best remembered for King's stirring vision of a United States free of inequality and prejudice, telecast live to a nation undergoing a phenomenal decade of soul-searching, crisis and change. AFP Photo/Jewel Samad (Photo by:  JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Honor Martin Luther King, Jr. At Anniversary March

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.

08/24/2013

(Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

S. Fla. Pauses To Remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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.

CBS4–01/21/2013

Martin Luther King III attends the 4th Annual 'This Christmas' gala on December 22, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Prince Williams/FilmMagic)

YMCA Guest Speaker MLK III Rewards Anti-Bullying Crusaders

Martin Luther King III was the guest of honor at the YMCA of Broward County’s annual MLK inspirational breakfast.

CBS4–01/18/2013

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

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.

08/03/2012

(CBS4)

Something Extra: Why We Should Remember MLK

We often forget the meaning of certain days, the meaning that turned them into holidays.

CBS4–01/16/2012

(Source: AP)

MLK Day: What’s Open & Closed

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday. Here’s a look at what’s open and closed throughout South Florida.

CBS4–01/13/2012

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