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One on One with Martin Luther King III
07:40 — Rev. Al Sharpton is joined by the eldest son of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr to discuss his father’s legacy and how he will continue to honor hi (more…)
Tom Brokaw Reflects on Covering Race in America
01:10 — While reflecting on the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, Tom Brokaw remembers a moment in American history that resonates with him: when Martin Lu (more…)
Malcolm X: In His Own Words
18:46 — From the NBC News Archives comes the story of Malcolm X in his own words. In rarely-seen interviews and speeches, the dynamic and controversial leader (more…)
Martin's Big Words
10:15 — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this powerful and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. Narrated by Mi (more…)
MLK: The Assassination Tapes
April 4, 1968. Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is gunned down on the balcony of a hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. It was all caught on film, tape and aud (more…)
At The River I Stand - Official Trailer
05:39 — This moving documentary recounts the two months leading to Martin Luther King Jr.'s death in 1968, coinciding with the 65-day strike of 1300 Memphis s (more…)
'Selma' Stars Use NYC Premiere to Support Peaceful Protests
03:05 — The release of the biopic Selma -- which chronicles Martin Luther King Jr.'s non-violent campaign of civil disobedience in 1965 -- has been describe (more…)
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's Meeting With MLK Shaped His Life
02:30 — As a young man, Kareem-Abdul Jabbar met Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The lessons he learned that day helped make him the man he is today.
Western wildfire: Flames spread into Yosemite National Park
02:01 — An out-of-control wildfire is raging in California. It has been burning for a week, is only fiver percent contained and has moved into Yosemite Nation (more…)
The March on Washington: 50 years since King's speech
02:56 — On August 28, 1963 Dr. Martin Luther King Junior gave his "I have a dream" speech to a quarter of a million people during the March on Washington. No (more…)
Horrors of Nazi Germany compelled rabbi to join civil rights movement
02:32 — Expelled from Germany in the 1930s, Rabbi Joachim Prinz came to Newark, N.J., where his congregation twice welcomed a young Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr (more…)
Rep. John Lewis reflects on Dr. King's legacy
02:48 — In an interview with Bob Schieffer for this Sunday's "Face the Nation," Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., the youngest speaker at the 1963 March on Washington, (more…)
Syria: Growing evidence of a chemical weapons attack
02:57 — U.S. naval forces in the Eastern Mediterranean are moving closer to Syria. The Pentagon has dispatched a fourth warship armed with ballistic misses ca (more…)
Bell's ringing marks 50th anniversary of March on Washington
00:55 — To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, members of Martin Luther King Jr.'s family rang a bell that was saved from the 16th St (more…)
Wynton Marsalis on MLK speech anniversary: We must walk together
05:57 — CBS News cultural correspondent Wynton Marsalis shares his deeply personal commentary on race relations and our progress on social issues across the U (more…)
Rep. Lewis: Martin Luther King "changed us forever"
01:26 — At an event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., said Martin Luther King Jr. "taught us to have (more…)
Martin Luther King Jr.'s sister remembers her "little brother"
02:24 — At a rally commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, Christine King Farris, sister of Martin Luther King Jr., remembers her (more…)
Oprah: MLK challenged Americans to "wake up"
02:03 — At an event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, Oprah Winfrey lauded Martin Luther King Jr. for forcing America to "wa (more…)
Sharpton: "We will beat James Crow Jr., Esquire"
02:10 — At a rally commemorating the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 1963 March on Washington, civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton criticized (more…)
Carter: "We all know" how MLK would greet voter suppression
01:57 — Former President Jimmy Carter implies Martin Luther King Jr. would be fighting voter suppression, gun proliferation, mass incarceration, and economic (more…)
Changing charity: "For profit" group uses crowdfunding model
05:08 — Andrew Young III's father marched with Martin Luther King, Jr., 50 years ago and was an ambassador to the U.N. Now the son is following in the footste (more…)
Life Well Lived: Educator and Activist Samuel D. Cook Dies at 88
01:09 — Educator and activist Samuel DuBois Cook, who grew up with Martin Luther King, Jr. and served as president of Dillard University in New Orleans for 22 (more…)
The Art of Public Speaking: Lessons from the Greatest Speeches in History
Improve and enhance your public-speaking skills with time-tested techniques and strategies used by Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King Jr., and other (more…)
7 inspiring Martin Luther King Jr. quotes to live by
01:00 — On this MLK Day, celebrate the wisdom and legacy of America's most well-known civil rights activist with 7 of his most inspiring quotes.
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