Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Julia Roberts reveals these civil rights leaders footed her hospital bill at birth. Read more about the viral news inside.

Essence Magazine's 2021 filmmaker to watch, Lawerence "LAW" Watford has secured rights to the book The Seminarian: Martin Luther King Jr. Comes of Age by Patrick Parr. To celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday and the federal holiday, read more about how Watford plans to adapt the book for television.

As we approach the national holiday celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., let us remember a film that debuted on this day (Jan. 12) 23 years ago. Our Friend, Martin is nostalgic cinema that every 90's kid recalls watching in their adolescence. Watch the film inside.

From “I Have Been To The Mountaintop,” To “I Have A Dream,” stream Dr. King’s greatest quotes.

Decades after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4, 1968, we still recall the fateful words of his last public speech the day before. Delivered in Memphis, Tenn. in support of striking sanitation workers there, his address is popularly known as “The Mountaintop Speech” for these famous closing lines: “We’ve got […]

Cornel West praised Sanders and compared his efforts for the Black community to MLK. He even called him "Brother Bernie" during the discussion.

Sutton died "peacefully" at Saint Joseph Hospital in Atlanta on Saturday, Alta Sutton, the leader's daughter, said.

Orange Is The New Black just released a new trailer for their third season, which is set to premiere on Netflix on June 12th. In the minute and a half video, you get to see reactions from Twitter users as a Missy song guides you through scenes from the upcoming season. Not much in the upcoming plot […]