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  • Confederate Flags Left At Martin Luther King’s Church in Atlanta

    Jul 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Someone carefully arranged Confederate battle flags on the grounds of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s church in Atlanta, and authorities said Thursday they were looking for two white males who were captured on surveillance camera leaving the banners behind. Atlanta police Chief George Turner said his agency was working with federal authorities and hate […]

  • ‘Drum Major’ Inscription on MLK Memorial to be Removed

    Dec 12, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *The controversial “drum major” inscription on the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall in Washington will be removed rather than replaced under a plan announced Tuesday by federal officials. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced that the decision followed consultation with a “range of stakeholders” who agreed with the move. The quote in […]

  • Bernice King to Head the King Center

    Jan 16, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *It’s only fitting that on the day we celebrate her father, Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., his  youngest daughter, Rev. Bernice A. King, has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of the famed King Center in Atlanta. The Rev. King, according to The AP, will focus on external affairs on behalf of The King […]

  • King Center to be Headed by MLK III

    Apr 7, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *In Atlanta, Martin Luther King III has been named president and chief executive officer of The King Center. King replaces his cousin, Isaac Newton Farris Jr., who has served in the position since 2005. Meanwhile, Dexter Scott King remains as chairman of The King Center, which was founded by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s […]