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MLK 50th Anniversary: “I Have a Dream” March of Jobs & Freedom—August 24, Washington, DC

NOTE: Registration deadline is AUGUST 1 6:00 a.m. to 11 p.m. The Thomas Merton Center invites members to attend the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream Speech” and March for Jobs and Freedom in D.C. … Continue reading

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Saint Martin: Why We Don’t—and Can’t—Celebrate the Real MLK

Shared by Faith in Public Life (http://www.faithinpubliclife.org):   Jamelle Bouie | August 29, 2011 Posted at http://ht.ly/6fEkp   In August 1966, a few years after his historic march on Washington, Gallup polled the country on their views of the Reverend … Continue reading

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Getting Children Ready for School—Dr. King and the Dream

From the Children’s Defense Fund (http://www.childrensdefense.org):   By Marian Wright Edelman   As our nation pauses to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with the dedication of a new memorial on the anniversary of the historic 1963 March on Washington … Continue reading

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