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#Martin Luther King Jr.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr's son says US 'must do better' 50 years on from assassination

The civil rights leader was assassinated on 4 April 1968 – 50 years ago today.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Monday 19 January, 2015

PICS: Defining moments of Martin Luther King Jr's life

The Nobel Peace Prize winner died in 1968.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

In Dublin today: The man who warmed up the crowd for Martin Luther King's 'I have a dream' speech

John Lewis was a keynote speaker alongside Martin Luther King Jr at the March on Washington in 1963.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Affirmative action promotes racial and ethnic diversity in US colleges - but it's under threat

A referendum in Michigan that disallowed the policy has been backed the US Supreme Court.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Friday 2 November, 2012

Museum to open balcony where Martin Luther King was shot

The room at the motel where Martin Luther King Jr was shot has been left untouched since the evening he was assassinated in 1968.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Monday 8 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge Kanye is back on Twitter, and he's paying his respects to Steve Jobs Imma Let You Finish

Kanye is back on Twitter, and he's paying his respects to Steve Jobs

World, start rejoicing. Kanye is tweeting again.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Sunday 9 September, 2012

My favourite speech: Chernobyl Children International founder Adi Roche Famous Words This post contains videos

My favourite speech: Chernobyl Children International founder Adi Roche

Continuing our summer series on TheJournal.ie of public figures’ favourite speeches, Adi Roche picks the 1963 speech by Dr Martin Luther King Jr.

# martin-luther-king-jr - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Memorial to Martin Luther King unveiled in Washington DC MLK

Memorial to Martin Luther King unveiled in Washington DC

US President Barack Obama addressed the crowd during the ceremonial event, held to dedicate the memorial properly.