This will be that day when white people, colored people, whether they are brown or whether they are yellow or whether they are black, will join together and stretch out with their arms and be able to cry out: “Free at last! Free at last! Great God Almighty, we are free at last!” Martin Luther King, 1957 Mlk, History, Inspiration, Martin Luther King, Nu'Est Jr, Mugshots, Photo, People, King Jr
Happy Birthday (next week) to a man who not only changed America, but revolutionized our country with all good intentions. “Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.“ -Martin Luther King, Jr.
This is a famous picture of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. Both of these men were Civil Rights activists, and Malcolm X was assassinated in 1965 by Nation of Islam Members, because of their disagreement in his influential messages about Civil Rights.
Justice is served! James Earl Ray on the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King: convicted on March 10, 1969, after entering a guilty plea to forgo a jury trial. Had he been found guilty by jury trial, he would have been eligible for the death penalty. He was sentenced to 99 years in prison. He later recanted his confession and tried unsuccessfully to gain a new trial. He died in prison