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  1. Lincoln Heritage Museum Wins National Wendy Allen AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Past recipients of the national award include: Ford's Theatre and Lincoln's Cottage, Washington, D.C.; the Lincoln Memorial Museum, Redlands, CA; and the Ulysses S. Grant Association. Tom McLaughlin, Director of the Lincoln Heritage Museum credits ...

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  2. Local NAACP President resigns after making crude remark about TV reporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Fox News

    JUNE 15: A logo is seen for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People as NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks speaks during a press conference at the Lincoln Memorial June 15, 2015 in Washington, DC. Brooks announced "America's Journey for Justice," an 860-mile march from Selma, Alabama to Washington, D.C. and a campaign "to protect the right of every American to a fair criminal justice system, uncorrupted and unfettered access to the ballot box, sustainable jobs with a living wage, and equitable public education."

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  3. Natalie Grant's very public traumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 28: Singer Natalie Grant performs during the Let Freedom Ring ceremony at the Lincoln Memorial August 28, 2013 in Washington, DC. The event was to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a ...

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  4. Hundreds of images from black history have been buried in the archives of The Times, until now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | The New York Times

    ... you back: To the charred wreckage of Malcolm X's house in Queens, just hours after it was bombed. To the Lincoln Memorial, where thousands of African-American protesters gathered, six years before the March on Washington. To Lena Horne's elegant ...

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  5. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2016 | American Reporter

    In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land." Pete Seeger, God bless him, sang it at the Inaugural Concert at the Lincoln Memorial on Sunday.

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  6. VIDEO: National museum to African American experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Newsday

    The National Museum of African American History and Culture will open its doors in Washington DC in 2016 after years of planning, fundraising and political wrangling. Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis tells the BBC that it is significant that the museum will be located on the National Mall, or "America's front porch", as it will sit near such other landmarks as the Lincoln Memorial, Congress and the White House.

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  7. 77th annual Lincoln Pilgrimage in Redlands set for Feb. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Redlands Daily Facts

    An envelope addressed by Abraham Lincoln while a member of Congress, circa 1847-1849, is one of the new exhibits on display at the Lincoln Memorial Shrine in Redlands on Friday. Three events celebrating the legacy of President Abraham Lincoln will take place next month, starting with the 77th annual Lincoln Pilgrimage on Saturday.

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  8. MLK's inspiring 'I have a dream' quote survives PC nightmare at Oregon campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | Fox News

    ... their character," reads the quote from King's landmark 1963 "I have a dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. The moving words had adorned the entrance of the Erb Memorial Union at the University of Oregon in Eugene since ...

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  9. a Us President inspired the villainous Snoke in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... DC. As Guyett told me: Imagine when you're a kid or whatever, you go up and you stand in front of the Lincoln Memorial. And you see old Lincoln in a huge chair. There's a certain quality about that. So, that was certainly sort of part of the ...

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  10. Thoughts & Views: King's 'Dream' speech still relevant todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Observer

    Given that Monday was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal holiday, we would do well to recall a mesmerizing talk by the Rev. Dr. King in the summer of 1963 on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

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  11. Focus on King's life, not his mythosRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Freedom, a Congressional Gold Medal, a bust in the United States Capitol, words etched in the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and countless other awards and accolades. When we think about King, we think, above all else, of his electrifying "I Have a ...

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  12. Loveland residents share their thoughts on MLKRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | ReporterHerald.com

    ... Diann Rice , a member of the Colorado Civil Rights Commission, recalled attending the protest at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963 when King delivered his now famous "I have a dream" speech. She was 18, just starting college in Washington, D.C., the big ...

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  13. U.S. Mint works hard to meet deadline for 1916 dime...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Coin World

    ... Commission of Fine Arts, is best known and revered for his monument of a seated Abraham Lincoln inside the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Weinman enjoyed his association with Warner, Saint-Gaudens and French - all three had declined, on ...

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  14. 5 myths about MLK dispelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... its history of racial strife. Of all the minister's powerful oratory, these words from his speech at the Lincoln Memorial in 1963 are some of the most cited: "I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will ...

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  15. This A Capella-Beatbox Collaboration Is MLK's Dream PersonifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... Dr. King and his legacy with a performance of James Taylor's "Shed A Little Light" on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. "Our newest video celebrates a different kind of holiday than usual, but one more important now than ever," The Maccabeats wrote ...

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  16. King's impact on history continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Marietta Times

    ... by Protestant Reformation leader Martin Luther in Germany. The "I Have a Dream" speech was delivered at the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington with 200,000 in attendance. In 1965, Congress passed the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which ...

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  17. Where Are We? Thoughts on Martin Luther King Jr.'s MountaintopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Seattle Weekly

    Martin Luther King Jr. on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial where he delivered his "I Have a Dream," speech on Aug. 28, 1963. On the afternoon of Friday, January 15, a thousand people of varying ranks, ages and races gathered at the Mt.

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  18. WNMU Martin Luther King Jr. Day event 011816Read the original story

    Jan 18, 2016 | The Grant County Beat

    On the holiday celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy in the Civil Rights Movement, Western New Mexico University held a ceremony, at which each year, a member of the public is inducted into the WNMU Martin Luther King Jr. Hall of Fame. This year, as in the past, the Mustang Cafeteria was full of people listening to the video of the "I Have a Dream" speech, which King delivered Aug. 28, 1963 from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial during the March on Washington.

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  19. How King's dream of freedom from bondage tied him to the Jewish peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | The Gazette

    A young usher, holding cap at right, stands solemnly with religious, civil rights and labor leaders on the platform in front of Lincoln Memorial during the national anthem at the opening of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom program.

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  20. Martin Luther King Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... pastor, the evangelist - beyond the work of "the drum major for justice," as he described himself at the Lincoln Memorial on a hot day in August 1964. He gave he a rueful smile. "I thought you boys would never ask," he replied, and talked at length ...

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