Posts tagged: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - Diverse
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70 Years of Integration, a Journey Still Unfolding at the University of Kentucky

by Eli Capilouto & Sonja Feist-Price | February 26, 2019 One man. One courageous step. Seventy years of a journey that is still unfolding and evolving. Read more

The Fallacy of NOT Seeing Race

by | February 14, 2019
Over the last two weeks I’ve listened to friends, pundits and scholars debate the implication [...] Read more

Dr. King Deserves More

by | January 28, 2019
We have now entered what I and many other scholars of color call, “The High Season.” It’s [...] Read more

Politicians Honor Legacy of King

by | January 21, 2019
Former Vice President Joe Biden was among the dozens of political leaders — and potential 202 [...] Read more

Aretha Franklin, John McCain, and the Meaning of Legacy

by | September 7, 2018
Last week my twin obsessions with politics and pop culture collided as I joined millions of vie [...] Read more

Scholars Remember the “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin

by | August 16, 2018
The academic world took to social media and other venues yesterday to remember a legendary arti [...] Read more

Our Daily Work: Celebrate Black History Throughout Year

by Eric F. Spina | March 4, 2018
Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Black history and civil rights shouldn't be just a middle o [...] Read more

Civil Rights Icon Wyatt Tee Walker Dies

by | January 23, 2018
The Rev. Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker, who served as an architect of the early civil rights campaigns i [...] Read more

Institutions Prepare to Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy

by | January 11, 2018
From music and poetry readings to lectures and community service events, colleges and universit [...] Read more

Marc Lamont Hill Launches Bookstore in Hometown

by | November 26, 2017
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, a public intellectual and television commentator, is opening a Black-owne [...] Read more

Offspring Ensure Civil Rights Icons’ Work Lives On

by Katti Gray | February 12, 2017
The children of 1960s civil rights icons pay homage to their parents’ legacies by tackling so [...] Read more

Keeping Black History Alive for Future Generations

by | February 9, 2017
Just as Black History Month has been kept alive for you, you must now keep it alive for future [...] Read more

Diverse Conversations: What Would MLK Say About Diversity in Higher Ed?

| January 23, 2017
As a champion of equality in education, what would Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. have to say about [...] Read more

Our Struggle to Overcome Must Begin With You and Me

by | January 22, 2017
Let us strive to be our brother’s and sister’s keeper. We need more dignity and more respec [...] Read more

Lipscomb University Celebrates Renaming of Legal Program After Civil Rights Icon

by Reginald Stuart | November 11, 2016
Lipscomb University, a private, liberal-arts institution in Nashville, celebrates the renaming [...] Read more
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