Martin Luther King Jr. http://kcur.org en Looking At The Larger Context of MLK's 'Mountaintop' http://kcur.org/post/looking-larger-context-mlks-mountaintop <div>Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Mountaintop" speech from Memphis is famous for its ending and because he was assassinated the next day. However, much of the speech doesn't receive a lot of attention today.&nbsp;</div><p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 38668 at http://kcur.org Looking At The Larger Context of MLK's 'Mountaintop' Looking Back At The March On Washington http://kcur.org/post/looking-back-march-washington <p>One of the most <strong>iconic moments </strong>of the Civil Rights Movement was Martin Luther King, Jr.’s <strong>“I Have a Dream” speech</strong>, which took place during the <strong>1963 March on Washington. </strong></p><p></p><p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 32526 at http://kcur.org Looking Back At The March On Washington How The Civil Rights Movement Evolved http://kcur.org/post/how-civil-rights-movement-evolved <p>What started as<strong> a few protests </strong>and sit-ins <strong>evolved into the Civil Rights movement</strong>, but how did that happen? Thu, 21 Feb 2013 00:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 32271 at http://kcur.org How The Civil Rights Movement Evolved MLK's Spiritual & Intellectual Father http://kcur.org/post/mlks-spiritual-intellectual-father <p>We may see Martin Luther King, Jr., as the father of the civil rights movement, but history teaches us that the &#39;family&#39; around movements has its roots in previous generations.</p><p> Tue, 15 May 2012 19:02:37 +0000 Charlie Upchurch, Jabulani Leffall & Andrea Silenzi 17706 at http://kcur.org MLK's Spiritual & Intellectual Father Are We There Yet? Working Towards a Dream http://kcur.org/post/are-we-there-yet-working-towards-dream <p>What would the great Dr. King think of our country today? Are we living his dream?</p><p>Not quite, according to some.</p><p>In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we&#39;ll talk with folks working everyday for their idea of social and economic equality.</p><p> Mon, 16 Jan 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Tomeka Weatherspoon & Jabulani Leffall 10533 at http://kcur.org Are We There Yet? Working Towards a Dream