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Ecumenical group pledges to act on King’s jail message
Originally Posted: 05/07/2013 - 3:10pm | Type: Press

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

Archbishop Kurtz at Event Marking Martin Luther King's Letter From Birmingham Jail
Originally Posted: 04/22/2013 - 1:54pm | Type: Press

April 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Zenit ...

Christian Churches Together: Response to Martin Luther King Jr.’s “Letter From Birmingham Jail” on its 50th Anniversary
Originally Posted: 04/22/2013 - 11:52am | Type: Press

April 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Bill Scheurer ...

Fifty Years Later, Church Leaders Respond to King’s 'Birmingham Jail' Letter
Originally Posted: 04/15/2013 - 12:17pm | Type: Blog

Fifty years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. challenged white church leaders to confront racism, an ecumenical network has responded to his “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” F ...

Faith leaders plan anniversary response to King's “Letter From a Birmingham Jail”
Originally Posted: 04/08/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

April 6, 2013 Sojo in the News Staff Reporter ...

An Image Beloved, A Prophet Rejected
Originally Posted: 04/04/2013 - 11:18am | Type: Blog

Forty-five years ago yesterday, Dr. King arrived in Memphis, Tenn., to support a sanitation workers’ strike seeking to unionize. He was assassinated the next day — the anniversary we today remember — and in a ...

Why We Can't Wait
Originally Posted: 03/12/2013 - 9:39am | Type: Blog

It’s been 50 years since several significant events of the civil rights movement of the 1960s occurred, yet our society is still plagued with systemic racism. It’s been almost 150 years since we abolished slav ...

The Forgotten
Originally Posted: 03/07/2013 - 6:03pm | Type: Blog

Immigration is not my problem — deportation, not my concern. My family will never be personally harmed by the injustices of a broken system. But I care about immigration reform because injustice is here. I car ...

What Should We Remember About Dr. King?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:35am | Type: Blog

Over the years, I have read thousands upon thousands of pages on the life of Dr. Over the years, I have read thousands upon thousands of pages on the life of Dr. King, and as an e ...

Tuesday's Elections Don't Change the Fierce Urgency of Now
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

In the wake of Tuesday's elections where the Democrats lost governor's races in New Jersey and in Virginia, some observers are advising President Obama to scale back his agenda. ...