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Honoring The Legacy Of Dr. King: MLK Events Around Metro DetroitThe week begins with a service opportunity through UDM’s Campus Kitchen on Monday, Jan. 19. Participants will be delivering food to Gleaners Community Food Bank,
10 Things I Learned from Screening ‘Selma’I am shocked people of my age seemingly know so little about this civil rights era ...
Detroit Institute Of Arts Open On MLK Day Take a guided tour of the African American art galleries, which feature works by Benny Andrews, Ali McGee, Tyree Guyton, among others.
Detroiters Honor Anniversary Of MLK's 'Dream' Speech With Local RallyDennis Bryant of Detroit attended a rally at St. Ann's Church and says we have not realized Martin Luther King's dream.
Detroiters Injured In Bus Crash On Way To DC For MLK Speech Anniversary 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.
King's 'Walk To Freedom' Inspires Video ContestLocal 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.
Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King's commitment to social justice resulted in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Civil Rights Activist Arthur Johnson, 85, DiesJohnson 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.
Rally In Detroit To Honor Dr. King LegacyMany of those attending the rally outside the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center were retirees concerned about the idea of taxing pensions taking root.
Detroiter Is Allstate Give Back HeroGlenda Cook is being recognized for her work assisting victims of domestic violence.
Free Roses On King HolidayWesley Berry Flowers is giving away free roses on MLK's birthday.
Martin Luther King Day Event InformationCelebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's non-violent activism against racial discrimination. Learn more about local events on MLK Day.