Tag: Martin Luther King

It’s Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King’s calm civil disobedience and charismatic leadership inspired men and women, young and old, here and around the world. He inspired so many that, in 1964, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize – the youngest man… Read More

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Thoughts on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

President Ronald Reagan signed legislation in 1983 designating today as a federal holiday to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. and his accomplishments. Dr. King’s nonviolent activism during the civil rights movement changed things for so many. He believed… Read More

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Martin Luther King, Jr Day of Service

In 1983, President Ronald Reagan signed legislation designating a federal holiday to honor Martin Luther King, Junior for his accomplishments. Today is that day. Honoring Dr. King’s birthday evolved into a national day of service to encourage citizens… Read More

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Peace and MLK Day

Martin Luther King was the pivotal figure in the 1960s Civil Rights Movement. His calm civil disobedience and charismatic leadership inspired men and women, young and old, here and around the world. President Ronald Reagan signed legislation in… Read More

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Ideas for Change on MLKJ Day

Martin Luther King, Jr. preached about justice, empowerment, love and peace. Dr. King believed life’s most persistent and urgent question was ‘What are you doing for others?’ Through his nonviolent activism during the civil rights movement, he changed… Read More

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