Post Tagged with: "MLK"

Donald Trump Implies That He Wants The National Mall To Be Torn Up (VIDEO)

Donald Trump Implies That He Wants The National Mall To Be Torn Up (VIDEO)

It’s clear he doesn’t have the capacity to think things through…

by Sarah· · News
Meet The AWESOME Couple Who Is Going To Heckle The Bundy Militia Until They Leave

Meet The AWESOME Couple Who Is Going To Heckle The Bundy Militia Until They Leave

This nothing short of absolutely GLORIOUS.

by Shannon Barber· · News
U.S. Air Force Advertises Martin Luther King Day ‘Fun Shoot’ Event, Claims It Was An ‘Honest Mistake’

U.S. Air Force Advertises Martin Luther King Day ‘Fun Shoot’ Event, Claims It Was An ‘Honest Mistake’

If it was a state less prone to overwhelming racism, the apology might be believable. But this was Georgia, so it’s not believable at all.

by Walt Dismay· · Current Issues, News
‘Not-Racists’ FURIOUS That MLK Memorial Will Be Built At ‘Confederate Mount Rushmore’  (SCREENSHOTS)

‘Not-Racists’ FURIOUS That MLK Memorial Will Be Built At ‘Confederate Mount Rushmore’ (SCREENSHOTS)

Conservatives are furious that a memorial to a black man might be placed alongside their heroes at “Confederate Mount Rushmore” — so furious that their “not-racist” sides are coming out to play.

by Lucius McMannis· · News
Black Lawyer Blasts Rich White Douchebag For Whitesplaining Martin Luther King

Black Lawyer Blasts Rich White Douchebag For Whitesplaining Martin Luther King

Oh, this was just fun to watch on every level!

Early Version Of MLK’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech Discovered – Never Heard Before (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Early Version Of MLK’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech Discovered – Never Heard Before (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Never-before-heard (earlier version) of MLK’s ‘I Have a Dream’ speech has been discovered. It will give you goosebumps.

by Antiphon Freeman· · News
Fearing ‘Minority Domination’ White Nationalists Seek Their Own MLK Or Gandhi (VIDEO)

Fearing ‘Minority Domination’ White Nationalists Seek Their Own MLK Or Gandhi (VIDEO)

This is what it sounds like when you translate a fart into English…

by Sarah· · News
This Malcolm X Debit Card Is A Giant Racist Fail-Pile (IMAGES)

This Malcolm X Debit Card Is A Giant Racist Fail-Pile (IMAGES)

This is the last thing you could do to “Respect the X.”

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Bristol Palin Defends Mom’s Trainwreck Speech By Comparing Her To Martin Luther King

Bristol Palin Defends Mom’s Trainwreck Speech By Comparing Her To Martin Luther King

Bristol Palin once again comes to her mom’s defense – in the most offensive way possible.

by Jameson Parker· · News
Featured Image Credit: video screen capture, The Event, How Racist Are You? With Jane Elliott, via youtube

Racism Is A B*tch And You’re About To Meet Her (VIDEOS)

She’s been called the b-word more times than you can count, so she owns it. B.I.T.C.H. ‘Being In Total Control, Hunny.’

by Randa Morris· · News
(Image courtesy of Flickr)

UCLA Discovers Lost MLK Speech From Immediate Wake Of Malcolm X Assassination and ‘Selma’ (VIDEO)

The recording dates back to April 27, 1965, barely two months after the assassination of Malcolm X at the Audubon Ballroom, in Harlem.

by Dylan Hock· · News
Composite with Selma march and Martin Luther King photos via Stanford University's King Web; Ferguson Police photo by Alex Wroblewski via the Sun Times; and Ferguson protesters image via NBC video screen grab.

Texas GOP Celebrates MLK By Crying Discrimination While Gutting The Voting Rights Act

Congratulations, TX Republicans for finding the most offensive way possible to celebrate MLK Day and the Voting Rights Act’s 50th anniversary.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Madonna Compares Herself To Mandela And MLK, Twitter Explodes (IMAGES)

Madonna Compares Herself To Mandela And MLK, Twitter Explodes (IMAGES)

Madonna has lost the plot completely.

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Teacher’s MLK Day Smack Down Of Paul Ryan And The Tea Party Says It All (VIDEO)

Teacher’s MLK Day Smack Down Of Paul Ryan And The Tea Party Says It All (VIDEO)

A social studies teacher refused to accept an award from Congressman Paul Ryan on MLK Day; Watch the video to find out why the story resurfaced this week.

by Randa Morris· · News
Photo from CAPS anti-immigration ad.

See How A White Supremacist Group Uses MLK To Turn Us Against Immigrants (VIDEO)

This sneaky anti-immigrant ad uses MLK’s memory to pit jobless Americans against undocumented workers, instead of against those who are REALLY screwing us.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Image by Dan Heller  @ ActingWhiteActingBlack

52 Years Ago A White Man Turned His Skin Black In ‘Black Like Me’; Is Racial Empathy Any Closer?

The notion of racial empathy was profoundly explored in ‘Black Like Me,’ but 50 years after MLK’s ‘dream,’ do we believe we’ll ever truly get there?

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
The Perfect Illustration Of How We’ve Thrown Away Our Civil Rights (IMAGE)

The Perfect Illustration Of How We’ve Thrown Away Our Civil Rights (IMAGE)

On a day celebrating 50 years of civil rights advances, I saw how the dream is rotting from within.

by Walt Dismay· · News
As Dr. King knew, until the hatred, bigotry, selfishness and greed are balanced by empathy, integrity, and sacrifice, his dream cannot come to fruition. Image @ SeattleTimes

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech, Still Not Realized After 50 Years

As Dr. King knew, until the hatred, bigotry, selfishness and greed are balanced by empathy, integrity, and sacrifice, his dream cannot come to fruition.

by Greg Miller· · News
Did J. Edgar Hoover Hate Martin Luther King, Jr. Enough To Have Him Killed?

Did J. Edgar Hoover Hate Martin Luther King, Jr. Enough To Have Him Killed?

It’s generally unwise to speculate too much on conspiracies, but when this many strings lead away from what we’ve been told about MLK, questions arise.

by T. Steelman· · News
Bob Schieffer Denounces Edward Snowden – Calls Him Narcissistic Young Man Who Has Put The US In Danger

Bob Schieffer Denounces Edward Snowden – Calls Him Narcissistic Young Man Who Has Put The US In Danger

Bob Schieffer this past Sunday labeled NSA whistle blower Edward Snowden as a ‘narcissist’ for his role in uncovering of the NSA’s top secret PRISM program.

by Wes Bishop· · News