Martin Luther King Jr. Archives

12 Tweets from MLK Day in Trump’s America that Will Inspire You — And P*ss You Off!

January 15, 2018

Today is the day America honors the lifetime achievements of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. King’s words, his dream for what America could one day become, still resonate even as the 50th anniversary of his assassination approaches later this…

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This White Nationalist Just Got Kicked off of SoundCloud (TWEETS)

June 1, 2017

He may be America’s most notorious white supremacist, but fortunately Richard Spencer has just had his podcast kicked off of SoundCloud thanks to investigative journalist Alex Kotch. Spencer is about as obnoxious as these people get, claiming that people of…

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Trump DISGRACES MLK Weekend By Attacking Legendary Civil Rights Leader

January 14, 2017

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is a widely revered figure in the country whose name has become synonymous with the Civil Rights Movement in the United States. He championed equal rights for every citizen in the country, and as such…

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A Letter Written By Coretta Scott King Reminds Us Why Jeff Sessions Is Unfit To Be Attorney General

January 12, 2017

In his time as a U.S. Attorney in Alabama more than 30 years ago, Jeff Sessions, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Attorney General, used every available opportunity to harass African-American voters. In effect, he was doing “what the local sheriffs…

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As Long As Being Black In America Is Punishable By Death, Our Streets Will Continue To Run Red

July 7, 2016

Victim Blaming Ignores Centuries Of Context When A Young Black Man Is Shot By Police I just saw an old white guy on Twitter telling a young black female activist that “If he [Alton Sterling] had complied with the officer’s…

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Miss. Governor Declares ‘Confederate Heritage Month’ On Hate Group’s Website

February 27, 2016

Miss. Governor Publishes “Confederate Heritage Month” Proclamation On Hate Group’s Website Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant recently signed a proclamation — one that is fairly common throughout the South — declaring April to be “Confederate Heritage Month” in Mississippi, a month where…

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Hillary Clinton Fumbles White Privilege Question At Student Q&A (VIDEO)

January 18, 2016

A week before Sunday’s Democratic presidential debate, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley gathered at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa for Fusion’s Brown & Black Forum . There, Thalia Anguiano, a junior, asked Hillary Clinton a question she clearly wasn’t ready to answer. “Can you…

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Martin Luther King Jr. Was Not A Republican

January 18, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr., Republican? “Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity,” – Martin Luther King Jr. ince the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and black voters pivoting to the Democratic Party,…

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Morgan Freeman: Police Officers Are Committing Acts Of Terrorism Against Black People

May 1, 2015

The killing of young black men by white police officers is an epidemic in this country and now legendary actor Morgan Freeman is calling the brutality what it is: terrorism. During an interview with Newsweek to promote his latest film…

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