Critical Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King For These Times

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

This week, we celebrate the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and witness the inauguration of our next president, Joe Biden. This inauguration will be unique, first, for being held during [...]

Act On Dr. King’s Call To Tackle Evils Of Racism, Economic Exploitation And War

By Alice Slater, In-Depth News. -

Martin Luther King, Jr. King called us to address “Three major evils—the evil of racism, the evil of poverty and the evil of war” to the consternation of the establishment. It is time to tell [...]

MLK And The Black Misleadership Class

By Glen Ford, Black Agenda Report. -

The birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is commemorated each year at thousands of events in literally every U.S. city, yet the martyred human rights leader’s political philosophy is totally [...]

Moving The US Away From Militarism Is The Desire Of Peace Activists

By Martha Andrés Román, Prensa Latina.  -

Washington, DC - Moving the United States away from the culture of militarism and fighting for peace was the purpose of activists this week in Washington DC against the North Atlantic Treaty [...]

No To NATO Spring Actions In Washington, DC

By Popular Resistance -

Every year NATO has held its summits, people around the world have organized massive protests against it: in Chicago (2012), Wales (2014), Warsaw (2016), Brussels (2017 & 2018) — and 2019 will be [...]

50 Years Later, The Poor People’s Campaign Continues

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Poor People's Campaign, called for by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Although Dr. King was murdered a month prior to the Poor People's Campaign, it [...]

50 Years Later We Still Must Reject US Wars

By Ajamu Baraka, -

By Ajamu Baraka for In his speech at Riverside Church, King not only criticized U.S. actions in Vietnam but identified the cultural pathologies at the center of U.S. society. “I [...]