Martin Luther King, Jr: “We must remember that intelligence is not enough. Intelligence plus character–that is the goal of true education.”
Read the sermon entitled “Rediscovering Lost Values” delivered by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Second Baptist Church in Detroit, MI on February 28, 1954.
August 28, 2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights march on Washington and Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech.
In what was the most liberal inauguration address in his lifetime, if not American history, Shane Vander Hart dissects Obama’s 2nd Inauguration Address.
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day we wanted to share with you the text of a sermon he gave on February 4, 1968 entitled “The Drum Major Instinct.”
16 April 1963 My Dear Fellow Clergymen: While confined here in the Birmingham city jail, I came across your recent statement calling my present activities "unwise and untimely." Seldom do I pause to answer criticism of my work and ideas. If I sought to answer all the criticisms that cross my desk, my secretaries would […]
The full text of former Alaska Governor and Vice Presidential Candidate Sarah Palin’s speech at the Restoring Honor Rally in Washington, DC today. Below the text you can watch the video of her speech courtesy of Mediaite. Thank you so much. Are you not so proud to be an American? What an honor. What an […]
Glenn Beck hopes to make history. He is convinced his Restoring Honor rally, planned for August 28th, will cause shockwaves unfelt in the country since the mid 1750s, the time of the Great Awakening. As I pointed out in an earlier post, Beck is fond of preacher George Whitefield, though I think a strong case […]
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s last speech delivered on April 3, 1968 in Memphis, TN. His last speech was prophetic as he was assassinated the next day. Here’s some video and transcript below of the ending of that famous speech. Well, I don’t know what will happen now. We’ve got some difficult days […]
Today is not only Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, but is also National Service day. Polk County Youth Services where I have an office is a site where people can come to find out more about volunteering in response to this day. There has been more people come by than what I was expecting. […]
In tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. I want to share with you an excerpt of his Letter from a Birmingham Jail (4/16/63). Perhaps it is easy for those who have never felt the stinging dart of segregation to say, “Wait.” But when you have seen vicious mobs lynch your mothers and fathers at will […]