"In time we hate that which we often fear." - William Shakespeare, Antony and CleopatraOn this Martin Luther King Day and as President Obama prepares for his seventh State of the Union speech, I ponder our political divide and especially how President Obama over these often tumultuous past years has become the focus of that divide, often rearing its ugly head in hate.
We're a day or so past the halfway point of February, and that means Black History Month is also more than halfway through.
Martin Luther King Jr News & Opinion Articles
|Mon Jan 20, 2014 | talkingpointsmemo.com|
Most of our memories of Martin Luther King, Jr., are in black and white, making his life and work seem longer ago and a...
Martin Luther King Jr Videos
|MLK Discusses Kennedy in Rediscovered Audiotape|
|Sun Jan 19, 2014|
As the nation reflects on the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., an audiotape of an interview with the civil rights leader sheds new light on a famous phone call John F. Kennedy made to...
|Gay man in the Civil Rights Movement.|
|Sat Jun 14, 2008|
This is the story of a man that was part of the civil rights movement and was also gay. This is another reason that gays talk about the civil rights movement themselves. I hope that ev...