Posts tagged: Martin Luther King Jr. - Diverse

Reclaiming the ‘Fierce Urgency of Now’

by | April 3, 2018 As we reflect on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., we h Read more

Scholars See Mixed Progress on Civil Rights 50 Years After King’s Death

by Reginald Stuart |
Many people who were alive during the nation’s Civil Rights Movement felt that America stood [...] Read more

Remembering King’s Perspective On Education

by Cornelius Gilbert | April 1, 2018
Fifty years ago this week, at age 39, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. died as a result of an a [...] Read more

Professor Retires After Six Decades at Morehouse

by Reginald Stuart | March 14, 2018
Morehouse College’s recent announcement of the retirement of veteran political science profes [...] Read more

‘Lost Tapes’ Series Examines Malcolm X Through Rare Footage

by Associated Press | February 25, 2018
Malcolm X was reviled and adored during his lifetime thanks to his views of Black nationalism a [...] Read more

Scholars Fear Implications of Commercializing King’s Legacy

by | February 5, 2018
A Ram truck commercial shown during Sunday night’s Super Bowl ignited backlash for using one [...] Read more

HBCU Relevancy? A Glance at U.S. Demographics Provides Answer

by Johnny C. Taylor Jr. | September 9, 2015
Not a week goes by where those of us in the HBCU community are confronted with the question of [...] Read more