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News Archive: 05/2008
Living the Legacy 40 Years Later
May 29, 2008
A doctor in Howard's Class of '68 has followed MLK's lessons
Martin Luther King, Jr. an unsurpassed advocate of UN values, says Ban Ki-Moon
May 08, 2008
Viewing original papers written by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in King's home city of Atlanta, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon paid tribute to the renowned leader, saying that the values he lived and died for are shared by the United Nations.
Taylor Branch awarded literary peace prize
May 07, 2008
Taylor Branch, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of an acclaimed trilogy on the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., received the Dayton Literary Peace Prize for Lifetime Achievement.
King and the Jews
May 01, 2008
In an opinion article written for The Wall Street Journal, Clarence B. Jones, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s former legal advisor, says that King would have been disheartened by the anti-Semitism espoused by many of today's most prominent Black leaders.