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Their are similarities between the careers of Martin Luther King Jr, Muhammad Ali and Colin Kaepernick.

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, celebrities from all around the world gathered in Harlem for a very special program.

MLK Day is Monday, January 18th. Join 101.1 the WizNation as we celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  41st Annual Commemorative Civil Rights March 10:30am, Annual Commemorative March begins at the Freedom Center 11am, Interfaith Prayer Service at Fountain Square 11:15, March continues to Music Hall Music Hall Celebration 12pm […]

KENT– A national playwright is speaking out after a Kent State University adaptation of her production featured a white actor portraying Martin Luther King, Jr. The school’s pan-african studies department began a two-week run of “The Mountaintop,” a play written by Katori Hall imagining the fictional events that may have taken place the evening before […]

“The New Yorker” is making a statement about racial and social equality for its upcoming cover to be released on Monday, and Martin Luther King…

It all started with a dream. Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream, Barack Obama had a dream, even Oprah had a dream; they each made their dreams a reality and so can you.  I am here today because I kept going when things got hard and when life got ruff. I encourage you to […]

“Without Voting, You don’t have control over  your destiny.” says Martin Luther King Jr.  who was played by British actor  David Oyetokunbo Oyelowo. This Friday, make sure you go check out the movie Selma. This film is based on the Fight for Voting Rights  in Selma  to Montgomery in 1965.  People were beaten, killed and […]

Madonna, in efforts to promote her 13th album, “Rebel Heart,” has taken to using images of black Civil Rights leaders and musicians and likened them…

Ava Duvernay’s “Selma” isn’t just another historical film that repeats information we’ve already read in textbooks about Martin Luther King Jr., the Harpo production introduces…

Eight-time Grammy nominee Ledisi is adding another acting role to her resume! According to reports, the songstress is joining the cast of the upcoming Martin…