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Posts Tagged: Martin Luther King

Where is your MLK street?

Here in Austin, the street named for Martin Luther King Jr. isn’t what I expected. Unlike most of the dozen or so MLK streets I’d seen around the country, this one — in the very heart of the city — is prosperous, vibrant, and inviting.… Continue Reading

King and Gandhi

Dr. King’s collection of Gandhi’s work (Image courtesy of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University)Martin Luther King, Jr. argued that Mahatma Gandhi’s philosophy of non-violent resistance was ‘‘the only morally and practically sound method open to oppressed people in their struggle for freedom.’’… Continue Reading

On MLK Day: Thoughts about courage and compliance

Image by Luicille Clerc ( defines courage as the mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty. Thomas Jefferson said one man with courage is a majority.… Continue Reading

‘When the cup of endurance runs over’

Martin Luther King (1929 – 1968)In April 1963, after being jailed in Birmingham, Alabama for leading non-violent protests against segregation there, Dr. Martin Luther King saw in the newspaper a statement by eight fellow clergymen.… Continue Reading