06 Feb 2014

Disturbing: Martin Luther King Jr’s Son Sue Sister In Effort To Sell Fathers Bible & Noble Peace Prize!!!

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The limit of what people will do for money never fails. This is the worse way the King family could kick start “Black History Month”.

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24 Jan 2013

Betty & Coretta Lifetime Movie Trailer + Promo Stills From Movie

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Angela Bassett and Mary J. Blige star as ‘ Betty & Coretta ’ in a Lifetime movie set to air on Saturday, February 1, 2013 at 8PM.

 

From My Lifetime:

Focusing on the extraordinary women behind the two men who would change history, “Betty & Coretta” tells the similar true stories of Coretta Scott King (Angela Bassett), wife of Dr. Martin Luther King (Malik Yoba) and Dr. Betty Shabazz (Mary J. Blige), wife of Malcolm X (Lindsay Owen Pierre). When their husbands were tragically assassinated, these two women not only inherited the mantle of the civil rights movement in America, each also found herself to be a single mother who had to find a way to raise and support her children with no husband or father, resulting in a relationship like no other that spanned more than three decades.

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“Betty & Coretta” is executive produced by Larry Sanitsky (Lifetime’s “America”), Mary J. Blige, Kendu Isaacs, Jaha Johnson and Polly Anthony (“Archie’s Final Project”). Yves Simoneau (“Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee”) directed from a teleplay by Shem Bitterman (“Halloween 5″) and Ron Hutchinson (“The Josephine Baker Story”). Story by Ron Hutchinson and Shem Bitterman.

I can not tell you how excited I am for this movie to air and yes, I will be present in front of my television promptly at 8PM!!!

Check out the movie stills and movie preview trailer!!!

 

 

Source: LMB

 

 

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21 Jan 2013

In Honor Of Dr. Martin Luther King

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Please take a moment to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, who sacrificed for equal rights, changed our country and believed in education.

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09 Aug 2012

Will Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas Attend Spelman Next Fall?

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The super 16-year-old Olympic champion gymnast is officially being recruited by one of the most prestigious black intuitions of higher learning. And that would be Spelman College.

TMZ is reporting that the school’s president even flew to London to get a leg up on the competition.

We’ve learned … Spelman — an all-girl college in Georgia — wants Gabby in a bad way … and sources at the University tell us the Team USA gymnastics superstar has become the number 1 recruit … by far.
In fact, the President of Spelman, Beverly Daniel Tatum, went out to London and made sure Gabby got a Spelman gift bag … containing a congratulatory note, school t-shirt and a CD containing a song produced by the college.

Tatum also released a statement to TMZ … in which she acknowledges the school would LOVE to get its hands on the gold medal winner:
“A young woman who has demonstrated the drive and discipline needed to achieve world-class excellence is likely to have what it takes to be successful at Spelman, and we would welcome her interest in the college.”

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10 Nov 2011

Raheem DeVaughn – Freedom Fighter

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01 Listen
02 My Plea Feat. Rasheed Chappell
03 Lifetime Feat. Urbanave31
04 Catch 22
05 Dr. Cornell West Speaks
06 Our World Feat. Urbanave 31
07 Who
08 Dr. Martin Luther King Speaks
09 Revelations 2010 Feat. Damien Marley
10 Heaven Help Us All Remix Feat. Urbanave31
11 Homeless Feat. Urbanave31
12 Nobody Wins A War Feat. Jill Scott, Bilal, Anthony Hamilton, Algebra, Chrisette Michele, Shelby Johnson, Ledisi, Citizen Cope, Dwele, Chico Debarge And Rudy Currence
13 The Honorable Minister Farrakhan Speaks
14 Wing & A Prayer Feat. Bun B
15 Dr. Cornell West Speaks Ii
16 Bulletproof Feat. Ludacris
17 My Peoples Courtesy Of Dj Jazzy Jeff

Download: Raheem DeVaughn – Freedom Fighter

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28 Aug 2011

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial – Stone Of Hope (Pics Inside)

After more than two decades of planning, fund-raising and construction, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial has opened on a four-acre slice of the National Mall.

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Photo Source: Wireimages

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04 May 2011

Popular Magician and Comedian’s Botched MLK Quote on Twitter Goes Viral

*Does anyone remember the comedic magician duo Penn and Teller?  They were put on the map with the hip-hop community when they performed in the Run DMC video “It’s Tricky.” They have a Las Vegas act that breaks the rules of magic and comedy.  And now Penn has taken to botching quotes too. According to […]

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03 May 2011

Wiretaps detail Blagojevich’s wish list

The first day of testimony closed with prosecutors playing what could be described as Rod Blagojevich’s “I have a dream” wiretap, though the sentiments expressed by the then-governor on Nov. 5, 2008, were considerably less noble than…

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