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Cohen and Solomon: The Martin Luther King You Don't See on TV

It's become a TV ritual:  Every year in mid-January, around the time of Martin Luther King's birthday, we get perfunctory network news reports about "the slain civil rights leader." By Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon  January 17, 2014  (January 4, 1995)  FAIR.org The remarkable thing about this annual review of King's life is that several years More

Cohen and Solomon: The Martin Luther King You Don’t See on TV

It's become a TV ritual:  Every year in mid-January, around the time of Martin Luther King's birthday, we get perfunctory network news reports about "the slain civil rights leader." By Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon  January 17, 2014  (January 4, 1995)  FAIR.org The remarkable thing about this annual review of King's life is that several years More

FactTank: On MLK Day, racial equality found wanting

45%   Fewer than half of Americans said their country made a lot of progress toward racial equality in the past half century. BY GEORGE GAO  January 17, 2014  PewResearch FactTank     Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is widely viewed as a national hero for racial equality and justice, and Americans honored his legacy with the unveiling More

Video> “Martin Luther King Would Have Occupied Wall Street”

"Martin Luther King Would Have Occupied Wall Street" Uploaded by UpTakeVideo on Jan 17, 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King ? if he were alive today ? would have embraced the Occupy Wall Street and Occupy Homes movement and spoken out against the current exploitative economic system, members of Occupy the Hood articulated during a spirited MLK Day march More

Mary Turck> Marv Davidov: 1931-2012 | Twin Cities Daily Planet

Marv Davidov: 1931-2012 BY MARY TURCK, NEWS DAY January 14, 2012  Twin Cities Daily Planet Not all the good die young. Some are tough old birds, speaking out and singing loudly all the way to the end. Peace and justice advocate Marv Davidov was one of the good ones. He died on January 14, 80 More

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