WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- APOSTLE OF CRISIS. Cleghorn, Reese // Saturday Evening Post;6/15/1963, Vol. 236 Issue 23, p15
Explores the rule of Baptist minister Martin Luther King Jr. in the occurrence of racial violence in Birmingham, Alabama in May 1963. Biographic profile of the clergy; Political background; Outcome of the desegregation movement led by King.
- Faith community targets guns. Pollak, Suzanne // Washington Jewish Week;1/17/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 3, preceding p10
The article reports that faith-based leaders under the umbrella group, Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence, have appealed to Americans to work together to help curb gun violence. During an event that marked Martin Luther King Jr.'s 84th birthday, religious leaders called for a ban on assault...
- Chronology of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. // Chicago Citizen - Chicago Weekend Edition;1/12/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p3
A biography of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is presented. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15, 1925 and studied at David T. Howard Elementary School, Atlanta University Laboratory School, Booker T. Washington High School and Morehouse College from 1935 to 1944. He got married in 1951 to...
- Thousands plan to march on anniversary of King killing. Browne, J. Zamgba // New York Amsterdam News;04/02/98, Vol. 89 Issue 14, p4
Reports that religious and labor leaders plan to march on April 4, 1998 to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the assassination of Reverend Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. Location of the march; Endorsement of the occasion by Roman Catholic Cardinal John J. O'Connor; Activities for the event.
- A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. McElmeel, Sharron; Mandell, Phyllis Levy // School Library Journal;Dec90, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p61
Reviews the videotape "A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.," by Live Oak Media.
- Check Your Faith at the Door: The Dilemma of the Catholic Citizen. Seitz, Mark J. // National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly;Dec2010, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p687
Since America was founded, faith informed its moral genius. From the Declaration of Independence to the work of Martin Luther King Jr., belief in God positively shaped the moral awareness of the nation. This article suggests that political discourse emerging in the middle of the twentieth...
- I Have a Dream…A Return to Industry Prosperity. Golden, Jeff // National Floor Trends;Oct2009, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p7
The author discusses a speech about dreams made by religious leader Martin Luther King Jr. at Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C., which gives impetus to the U.S. flooring industry to gain the interest of customers. Instead of waiting for the end of the recession, the author says that flooring...
- Sit Down, Sit Down for Jesus? Guthrie, Stan // Christianity Today;Sep2006, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p116
The article discusses how Christians conducted themselves in promoting their faith in Jesus Christ. William Carey fought widow burning, Martin Luther King Jr. battled segregation and William Wilberforce opposed slavery. Mathewes-Green and Yancey agree that Christians must never neglect to share...
- MARTIN AND MALCOLM AS CULTURAL ICONS: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY COMPARING LOWER CLASS AFRICAN AMERICAN AND WHITE MALES. Hood Jr., Ralph W.; Morris, Ronald S.; Hickman, Susan B.; Watson, P. J. // Review of Religious Research;Jun95, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p382
A matched sample of lower class African American and white males selected for their social marginality rated Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X on semantic differential scales constructed to measure both evaluative and potentiality factors. Two specific hypotheses were tested and supported by...