During the less than 13 years of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
’s leadership of the modern American Civil Rights Movement, from December 1955 until April 4, 1968.
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) and Touro College of Pharmacy
(TCOP) in Harlem held a Candlelight Vigil Monday night in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday.Continue reading
, Repair the World NYC, and UJA Federation Time for Good host over 200 volunteers who are assembling shelf stable food packets for the Community Kitchen & Food Pantry of West Harlem's supermarket-style food pantry for clients to bring home and cook. Continue reading
On September 20th, 1958, 29 year-old Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
, was in Harlem autographing his book Stride Toward Freedom, about the Montgomery Alabama bus boycott in front of Blumstein’s Department Store
on West 125th Street.Continue reading
On April 4, 1968 Dr. Martin Luther King
was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee, an event that sent shock waves reverberating across the globe.Continue reading
By Lil Nickelson
On Friday, January 12th
, 2018 U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat representing NY’s 13th
Congressional District, held his annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Annual Policy Breakfast.Continue reading
On Monday, January 15, 2018 (MLK Day) from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Blackout for Human Rights will host its 3rd Annual “MLK Now”, a free event celebrating the words and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Continue reading
By David Dinkins
I am thankful that each year begins anew with Dr. King’s
birthday falling right at its dawning. It serves as a reminder of how far we have come and a renewal of our commitment to go the next mile with the new year ahead.Continue reading