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Take a guided tour of the African American art galleries, which feature works by Benny Andrews, Ali McGee, Tyree Guyton, among others.
Dennis Bryant of Detroit attended a rally at St. Ann’s Church and says we have not realized Martin Luther King’s dream.
A trip to Washington D.C. to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington didn’t go quite as planned for a group of Detroiters.
Local college and high school students are being encouraged to participate in a special video contest called “Now is the Time” — designed to connect Dr. King’s legacy with today’s actions.
Martin Luther King’s commitment to social justice resulted in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Johnson was born in Americus, Ga., and was a friend of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., graduating with him from Morehouse College in Atlanta in 1948.
Many of those attending the rally outside the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center were retirees concerned about the idea of taxing pensions taking root.
Glenda Cook is being recognized for her work assisting victims of domestic violence.
Wesley Berry Flowers is giving away free roses on MLK’s birthday.
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s non-violent activism against racial discrimination. Learn more about local events on MLK Day.