Martin Luther King Day Newswire (Page 3)

Martin Luther King Day Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Years of persistence led to holiday honoring KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... signed into law HR3706, the King holiday bill written and introduced by Hall. Beginning in 1986, Martin Luther King Day - the first federal holiday honoring an African American - would be observed on the third Monday in January. King's birthday is ...

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  2. Chelsea Handler's most inflammatory tweets and controversial momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | Fox News

    ... lady than you can ever fathom being." The former E! host voiced a strange message on MLK Day , "Happy Martin Luther King day to a true hero. This day means more today than it ever has. We all must honor the spirit of his fairness and equality and ...

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  3. Black coaches in Arizona sports: Much has changed but plenty of work left to be doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | The Arizona Republic

    Arizona, once the only state that didn't recognize Martin Luther King Day, has three Black football coaches hired in the same offseason. ASU Vice President of University Athletics Ray Anderson explains the future he envisions for ASU football after hiring Herm Edwards.

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  4. Gouverneur Girls advance past OFA to challenge Canton for Class B titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... Gouverneur and Canton tough, but couldn't break through for a win. “I took over the team on Martin Luther King Day and these girls have given me a full effort in every practice. Our goals were to play hard, play smart and play together and I ...

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  5. LETTER: UMD must provide facts about rejection of former gang memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Last week social networks were buzzing with reports that UMass Dartmouth had rescinded the 2017 acceptance of a black student who had been honest about prior gang affiliations. Right after Martin Luther King day, and right in the middle of Black History month, a young black man had new options snatched away by nervous administrators at a campus in a lily-white community.

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  6. It's what's inside that countsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2018 | Marshall Independent

    Photo by Jody Isaackson In celebrating Martin Luther King Day, two of Park Side Elementary School's kindergarten classes conducted a vote on two differently wrapped packages and found out they don't always containing the same sweet thing inside as the wrapping might suggest. Fortunately, the two classes gave each other the box containing the treats.

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  7. BC-BKN--All Star,ADVISORYRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Daily Advance

    ... used by players to make a statement. Not a fashion statement, but a social statement. Starting with Martin Luther King Day and coinciding with Black History Month, players and companies honor the past and create dialogue about the future through ...

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  8. Starving college student? Ita s an old story, but campus hunger has a sad, new twist.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | HeraldSun.com

    ... Campus Harvest Food Pantry has been operating five years. It began as a student service project for Martin Luther King Day, said Jessica Dormady, the school's volunteer services coordinator. Students made bags of food and "the bags were gone" almost ...

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  9. August Greene, Comprised of Common, Robert Glasper, & Karriem...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... band recently released their video for "Optimistic," which was filmed in Jackson, Mississippi over Martin Luther King Day weekend. Directed by B+, the video features the Jackson-area activists Hollis Watkins, Frankye Adams Johnson, Dr. Cindy Ayers ...

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  10. The Diary Of A Messed Up Market DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... in the direction set by all those '2018 trades of the year'. This sets consensus. 2- The week after Martin Luther King day, or Martin Luther Turn Day as I prefer to call it, together with the first expires, can often trigger a turnaround. 3- The ...

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  11. Patiently awaiting the Golden YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Republican Journal

    ... many right here in our local community. So what were the members of our local community doing on Martin Luther King Day? Unfortunately, for the vast majority of people, the answer is nothing special. Government offices were closed (what - you didn't ...

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  12. NBA players step toward equality in limited edition sneakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... up to the highly anticipated shoepalooza is often used to make a social statement. Starting with Martin Luther King Day and coinciding with Black History Month, players and companies honor the past and create dialogue about the future through ...

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  13. BC-BKN--All-Star Game-SneakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | TheMonitor.com

    ... used by players to make a statement. Not a fashion statement, but a social statement. Starting with Martin Luther King Day and coinciding with Black History Month, players and companies honor the past and create dialogue about the future through ...

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  14. Arizona parents furious after white students escape punishment for 'f*ck all n*ggers' videoRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2018 | The Raw Story

    A group of parents in Chandler, Arizona are furious after their local junior high school decided to not punish a group of eighth graders who posted a racist video on social media where they yelled "f*ck all n*ggers" over Martin Luther King Day weekend this year. Local news station 12 News reports that San Tan Junior High School has declined to discipline the students involved in the racist video and has instead encouraged parents and students to have a dialogue about racial issues in their community.

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  15. The Changing Narratives Of A Market DumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    ... in the direction set by all those "2018 trades of the year". This sets consensus. 2- The week after Martin Luther King Day, or Martin Luther Turn Day as I prefer to call it, together with the first expires, can often trigger a turnaround. 3 - The ...

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  16. 3 stories embodying the inhumanity of Trump's deportation policyRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    ... Amer Adi Othman, was forced to return to Jordan after living in the U.S. for 39 years. And on Martin Luther King Day, Jorge Garcia - a 39-year-old husband and father who arrived in the U.S. from Mexico at the age of 10 - was deported . Both Garcia ...

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  17. Random ArticleRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2018 | Inland Empire Weekly

    ... I mean seriously, when has the government ever really improved anything? I take that back; giving us Martin Luther King Day off in January was pretty cool. Thanks, America! And I get that President Obama is all about "hope" and "change." Even I ...

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  18. My personals ad was published by mistake. And then the phone rang.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Fresno Bee

    ... force-feeding spaghetti into a garbage disposal. She'd seen me dripping wet, reporting from a soggy Martin Luther King Day parade. She was a marcher, who liked galleries, museums and the Yankees. I activated my deflector shield of civility. Well, ...

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  19. Grant adding busts, portraits to COW Timken Science LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Daily Record

    ... to the engagement of campus organizations, clubs and the campus community as a whole. During the Martin Luther King Day commemoration on campus, one of the social justice panels pertaining to the underrepresentation topic was "heavily attended. I ...

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  20. 11 things you're doing wrong at Disney World that could be ruining your vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... July is no joke. times to visit are January - February and August - September, with the exception of Martin Luther King Day and Labor Day. The kids in your group (and probably some of the adults) will be focused on the rides, which is totally ...

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