Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Archive

  • Retracing the Past: 50th Anniversary of the Freedom Rides

    During May of 1961, civil rights activists rode Greyhound buses through the segregated southern US in response to an African American student being denied service in a bus terminal restaurant....

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  • Commemorate the legacy of MLK 43 years later

    Prominent civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated 43 years ago on April 4, 1968. View some images below of King’s crusade for equal rights in...

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  • Historical events take center stage in Mad Men

    Last night, as I was watching the Season 4 premiere of Mad Men, I was reminded once again of how beautifully the writers reference the time period in which it...

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