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  • Fox News Shifts Blame for Baltimore Drama on Al Sharpton

    Apr 29, 15 by Qwest7 4 Comments

    *Whenever there is racial unrest, leave it to Fox News to put the blame on it all on the Rev. Al Sharpton, whether he’s directly doing something about the situation or not. The Daily Beast reports that Sharpton’s name came up for the blaming Monday (April 27) during the channel’s coverage of the unrest happening […]

  • Fox News Signs MLK Jr.’s Niece, Alveda King, As a Contributor

    Mar 9, 15 by Qwest7 4 Comments

    *Fox News’ newest contributor carries a bit more historical weight than others. In a press release issued Friday (March 6), the network announced they have signed the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s niece, Dr. Alveda King, to “provide social and cultural commentary across FNC’s daytime and primetime programming.” Known for her conservative views, King has […]

  • Alveda King Says MLK’s Letter Applies to Abortion, Too!

    Apr 19, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *On Tuesday (04-15-13), the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “Letter From Birmingham Jail,” his niece, Alveda King, director of African-American Outreach for Priests for Life, said her uncle’s letter applies just as profoundly today to abortion as it did in 1963 to segregation, says BCNN1.com. If Uncle M.L. were alive […]

  • MLK’s Relative Rejects NAACP’s Gay Agenda

    May 28, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 3 Comments

    *Dr. Alveda C. King, the niece of Martin Luther King, Jr., has expressed dissatisfaction with the NAACP’s affirmation of gay marriage and rejects claims that the fight for such unions is linked to the civil rights movement, reports the Christian Post. King claims the anti-traditional marriage community wants “a world where homosexual marriage and abortion […]

  • Alveda King Accuses Jesse Jackson of ‘Inciting People’ to Commit Violence at Occupy Atlanta

    Nov 9, 11 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *(Via Redding News Review) – Alveda King is standing by comments saying that the Rev. Jesse Jackson is “inciting people” within the Occupy movement to violence and claim that he does not properly tout the nonviolent image of Martin Luther King Jr. In a wide-ranging interview with Redding News Review’s radio broadcast, King says that […]

  • Alveda King: Abortion a Civil Rights Issue?

    Aug 30, 10 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *The niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is pushing back against fellow African-American Christians who have accused her of hijacking the civil rights movement for her own political agenda – namely to protect the unborn. “It is absolutely ludicrous that abortion supporters would accuse a blood relative of Dr. King of hijacking the King […]