Martin Luther King

EXCLUSIVE: Listen to Studs Terkel’s 'Black Power' Interview with Activist Charles Hamilton

As Chicago’s WFMT kicks off a campaign to bring the broadcaster’s legacy to the Internet, Colorlines has rare audio of his interview with the man who co-authored “Black Power: The Politics of Liberation” with Kwame Ture.

RECAP: From #ReclaimMLK to #MLKNow, a Day of Action, Service and Remembrance

On the 30th anniversary of the first national celebration of MLK Day, activists and celebs take to the streets and the stage to strengthen Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.

The Movement for Black Lives Is Urging You to #ReclaimMLK This Weekend

The collective of activists is holding protests, community meetings, teach-ins and direct actions across the country with the goal of restoring the radical legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

My Debt to Dr. King

An Asian-American writer reflects the lasting legacy Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement.

Glenn Beck Launches Political News Website

Beck’s biggest concern? His bottom line.

Beck's 'Restoring Honor' Rally, in Perspective

Beck’s recent efforts clearly pale in comparison to the history he’s trying to hijack.

Media Matters Rounds Up Glenn Beck's Most Racist Moments

Low moments in Beck’s effort to “reclaim” the civil rights movement.

King's Movement Was More Interested in Justice Than Harmony

A look at real message in Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech.

Glenn Beck's MLK Dream is Perverse, But What's Our Vision?

Beck and the right have been the loudest national voices on race for too long.

Glenn Beck Turns MLK's Dream to Nightmare on Anniversary

Talk show host plans to hold rally with Sarah Palin to rally his conservative base.

MLK's Niece: Gay Marriage Is "Genocide"

Uses King’s legacy to help build her case.