Martin Luther King Day Newswire (Page 5)

Martin Luther King Day Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Core school board audience euphoric about four-day week for 2017-18 school yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Grant County Beat

    ... they said it would be easy to shift that day and take the Friday on those weeks of Presidents' Day, Martin Luther King Day, Labor Day and any other conflicts. It would be easy to keep the four-day concept. Kelly and Montoya, outgoing members, were ...

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  2. Audience moved by Gospel MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | The Republic

    ... Carla Clark The Bishop Charles Sims speaks about the movie Hidden Figures and local issues concerning Martin Luther King Day during the 16th Annual Gospel Musical, at the Faith Hope and Love Church of God In Christ, Sunday, February 26, 2017 Carla ...

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  3. Grim's Tales: Here's why having school on MLK Day is good1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    I recently saw a stupid meme of a strict drill sergeant complaining about having school off for Martin Luther King Day and not Veterans Day.

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  4. Reminder: Crazy Taxi Is Still A Thing And It's Still AmazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Jalopnik

    ... say, as an adult, that the game is as great as it ever was. Last month, I was on Jalopnik duty for Martin Luther King Day while my coworkers rested their typing hands for the week ahead. Since I'm not usually a weekday blogger, my boss Patrick ...

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  5. Black History Expo plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Messenger

    ... a follow-up conversation from a Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. event from January. "We did an event for Martin Luther King Day where we kind of challenged people at that event to go out and have a sit down dinner, lunch, coffee, tea with someone of ...

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  6. Bill O'Reilly Still Can't Figure Out Why Anyone Thinks Donald Trump Is A RacistRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    ... to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture (a visit he canceled on Martin Luther King Day) and he gave a shout out to Alveda King, the conservative, Trump-supporting niece of Martin Luther King, so how on earth ...

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  7. Louis Gohmert Won't Hold Town Hall Because Look What Happened To Gabby GiffordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    ... to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture (a visit he canceled on Martin Luther King Day) and he gave a shout out to Alveda King, the conservative, Trump-supporting niece of Martin Luther King, so how on earth ...

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  8. MLK and BLM ExtremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Townhall

    ... Month, let's remember his true legacy, not falsehoods spread by those trafficking in his name. On Martin Luther King Day last month, Black Lives Matter protesters in Chicago tried to turn the venerable reconciler into someone he was not, pushing the ...

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  9. Fizer: We must protect religious freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... He resides in Roanoke County. Monday, Jan. 16, was Religious Freedom Day and, coincidentally, Martin Luther King Day. Religious Freedom Day celebrates the day in 1786 when the Virginia Legislature passed Thomas Jefferson's "Virginia Statute of ...

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  10. Couple fined $100 for refusing to remove racist graffiti on their home until cops catch culpritRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Raw Story

    ... to find that someone had spray painted the word "n*gger" on their garage last month shortly before Martin Luther King Day. Instead of having the graffiti removed, however, the couple decided to leave it up until police found the person who painted ...

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  11. President Trump visits African American history museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    ... done an incredible job." The president was initially scheduled to visit the museum in observance of Martin Luther King Day but ABC News later learned that the visit was removed from his calendar due to scheduling issues and was not fully planned ...

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  12. The Lie at the Root of Injusticeby Lisa Sharon HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Sojourners

    On the Friday morning before Martin Luther King Day this year I met nine twentysomething Sojourners interns at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall. We collected into a circle, and I told them: "This is sacred ground."

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  13. President Trump to visit African American History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | KXRO radio

    The president was initially scheduled to visit the museum in observance of Martin Luther King Day but ABC News later learned that the visit was removed from his calendar due to scheduling issues and was not fully planned out. Last week, following the joint Trump-Netanyahu press conference at the White House, First Lady Melania Trump hosted Sara Netanyahu on a visit to the museum.

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  14. Trio of teachers honored by VFWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... said she's done things like teach her students about the civil rights movement in conjunction with Martin Luther King Day and Black History Month. As President's Day approached, she spoke with students about the electoral process, how people come to ...

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  15. Presidents Day 2017: What's open and closed for holiday, store hours, post office, mail deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | NJ.com

    Presidents Day 2017 is a federal holiday that will be observed on Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. It is the third federal holiday of the year, right after Martin Luther King Day.

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  16. A year after young Kinga s death, toll from gun violence continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... 2017 has started much like 2016, and many years before that: Another spray of gunfire after a Martin Luther King Day celebration in Brownsville left eight hurt ; two of them were young children, three others teens. Shawnteria Wilson, who was shot in ...

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  17. Black History Month celebrations to be hosted Sunday -Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... County NAACP, said Tuesday. "We're going to have some of the same performers." "One acknowledging Martin Luther King Day and one acknowledging Black History Month," Chalfant said. "We're going to have five different musical performances that ...

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  18. Smith wants "full investigation" into "vunerability to blackmail" of NSC's FlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., was drowned out by shouts of "Save Our Health Care!" at a Martin Luther King Day event in Spokane last month. About 100 protesters gathered outside McMorris Rodgers' Spokane office on Monday. McMorris Rodgers is ...

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  19. Pitts: - Negro' documentary a reminder that things haven't changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... sort of lethargy. We've been sleeping and we've been lazy. We've got Black History Month and we have Martin Luther King Day and we have new laws, et cetera, and we pretend as if everything is OK now. Which it's not. If so, then "Negro" is a ... 2 comments

  20. See Nike's Stirring 'Equality' Ad That Will Air On the GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Advertising Age

    ... avatars and social media filters. The campaign follows partnerships Nike announced last month on Martin Luther King Day with two community organizations: PeacePlayers International, which uses "sport as a tool to bridge divides"; and Mentor:The ...

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