Patrik Jordan Mathews hoped a gun rally in Virginia earlier this week would start a "full-blown civil war".
Featuring performances and speeches, the event's aim is inspiring people of all ages and incomes to create change in their communities.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s son, Martin Luther King III, waxes poetic about his father’s foresight
Dana Scalione, the woman seen in viral video blasting a group of young black protesters as "thugs" has been fired from her real estate company.
Mark Allen Bartlett has been charged with carrying a concealed firearm, a felony, after allegedly threatening Black teens with a gun.
To empower current and future leaders during a time of blatant hatred, King must not be seen as a symbol of centrism or the Black moderate—his life and labor must be a tool and resource for radical work and change.
The struggle to establish Martin Luther King Jr. Day took place over half a century. As we celebrate it today, we should not forget that King’s holiday, his legacy and his dream are still under siege.