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Results for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Is Nonviolence a Solution to All the World’s Conflicts?
Originally Posted: 11/03/2014 - 10:19am | Type: Blog

While Gandhi and King were largely successful in their efforts, the question remains whether nonviolent resistance is always the most effective strategy in the face of radical evil, injustice, and aggression. ...

A Nonviolent Uprising
Originally Posted: 09/15/2014 - 9:53am | Type: Blog

As we listen to Ferguson, we can learn from Ferguson – just as we learn from Montgomery and from South Africa. Many of the worst pits of oppression have later become the brightest beacons of hope. ...

Choosing Freedom
Originally Posted: 07/07/2014 - 2:36pm | Type: Blog

Listening to several Fourth of July discussions last week, I was struck by how many people think of freedom as the ability to do whatever they want. They think there should be few, if any, restrictions on what ...

In Remembrance of Dr. Vincent G. Harding
Originally Posted: 08/07/2014 - 1:14pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elaina Ramsey Vincent Harding, a steadfast activist and ally in the struggle for freedom. It is with deep sad ...

For Whom the Bell Tolls
Originally Posted: 01/21/2014 - 10:13am | Type: Blog

Week after bloody week, the chart of killings lengthens. And in Afghanistan, while war rages, a million children are estimated to suffer from acute malnourishment as the country faces a worsening hunger crisis ...

Ecumenical group pledges to act on King’s jail message
Originally Posted: 05/07/2013 - 2:10pm | Type: Press

May 7, 2013 Sojo in the News Alex Mikulich ...

To Redeem the Soul of America
Originally Posted: 05/20/2014 - 8:21am | Type: Magazine Article

Vincent Harding King's "living letter" from Birmingham jail still speaks to us all. AT TIMES I ...

Millennial Generation: The Word Made Flesh
Originally Posted: 08/06/2012 - 2:28pm | Type: Blog

The Millennial generation embodies Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s original vision. The very seed of the dream has germinated. They carry it in their DNA, literally. Not long a ...