Southfield To Hold 'Peace Walk' Celebrating MLK's BirthdayThe Peace Walk is planned for Jan. 16 at Hope United Methodist Church. A program will follow at the Southfield Pavilion in the city's municipal complex.
Metro Detroit Celebrates The Legacy Of MLK With Music, Marches And ScholarshipsAs the nation pauses to remember civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the national holiday in his honor, many Detroiters took time to honor his legacy.
10 Things I Learned from Screening ‘Selma’I am shocked people of my age seemingly know so little about this civil rights era ...
Selma Carries A Message That Is Ripe For The AgesSelma follows three attempts by civil rights leaders led by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. back in 1965 to stage a peaceful march from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama. Even though the events happened nearly 50 years ago, the message is all too timely.
Freedom Walk Brings Thousands To Hart PlazaPresident of the Detroit branch of the NAACP, the Reverend Wendell Anthony, says they're here to continue Dr. King's work.
Detroit March Next Saturday To Mark MLK AnniversaryRudy Simons, who participated in the original march as a young man, will be there.
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.
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March To Mark 50 Years Since MLK's Walk Down WoodwardA historic event is being planned for this summer in Detroit.
High School Coach Who Shot, Killed Teen Robber Won't Face ChargesA 70-year-old assistant basketball coach who killed one teenager and wounded another as they attempted to rob him at gunpoint outside of a Detroit high school will not face charges in the case.
High School Coach Kills 1, Injures Another In Suspected Robbery One teenager was shot to death, another shot and wounded, around 7:30 p.m. outside Martin Luther King High School on the city's near west side.
Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the Great March to Freedom, where some 250,000 people marched down Woodward Avenue in 1963.