Tag Archives: i have a dream speech

  • Grammy Hall Adds MLK, ‘The Message’, ‘I Will Survive’, More

    Nov 22, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive” and Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five’s rap anthem “The Message” are among the new 25 recordings inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame. Tina Turner’s “What’s Love Got to Do With It” and Bill Cosby’s comedy album “I Started […]

  • Glenn Beck and MLK

    Sep 7, 10 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Like the historic original in 1963, Glenn Beck’s commemorative march on Washington has produced a clash of perception. Marchers celebrated rather than besieged the capital, and sweet piety floated above tribal antagonisms. Responses of disbelief have mingled once again with giddy, puzzled surprise. This time, by embracing the legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther […]

  • Video: Stewart, Colbert Rip Beck’s ‘I Have a Scheme’ Rally

    Aug 27, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Comedy Central’s Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert had a field day last night making fun of Glenn Beck’s “Restoring Honor” rally on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial – on the same day and in the same place as Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his “I Have a Dream” speech exactly 47 years ago. In […]

  • Glenn Beck: ‘Blacks Don’t Own Martin Luther King’

    Aug 26, 10 by EurPublisher 21 Comments

    *As previously reported, conservative radio host and Fox News commentator Glenn Beck is hosting a rally in Washington, D.C., Saturday on the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech — but he says the date was not chosen intentionally. “Whites don’t own Abraham Lincoln,” Beck said in a recent broadcast of […]