Martin Luther King Day
Next week we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr Day is celebrated. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day officially named Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., is…
In an exclusive interview, Dr. Wyatt T Walker, former Chief of Staff for Martin Luther King Jr. and one of the last freedom fighters of the civil rights movement, discuses his first experience with Dr King and how he tried to talk him out of doing the I Have A Dream Speech. Click Below To […]
This day does not only celebrate Martin Luther King’s birthday but the whole movement; the movement that includes equal rights and equality. Today reminds us of the spiritual guidance of the man in which this national holiday is celebrated. His speeches and quotes gave hope and inspiration. Thank You Martin Luther King for being righteous, […]
Today, we rightfully honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. His powerful voice summoned the non-violent protest of the infringement of civil rights of the African-American community. When President Ronald Reagan signed the national remembrance holiday into law in 1983, I was a toddler. At such a young age, I knew nothing about […]
Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day! Today is the second federal holiday of the year. Most government employees and officials have the day off. The U.S. Postal Service is not delivering mail today and post offices are closed. As for The Federal Eye, blogging will be lighter than normal. If YOU are looking for a […]
Check out all the happenings in and around Richmond on Martin Luther King Jr. Day… Monday: Jan. 17 10am, Mass Meeting at The Arthur Ashe Center, 3001 North Boulevard. 1pm, Worship Service at Sharon Baptist Church, 22 Leigh Street Henrico County: 9:30am, Church Service at St. Peter Baptust Church, 2040 Mountain Road, Glen Allen 11:30am, […]
Washington D.C.– Ahead of celebrations of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, some local officials got an up close and personal tour of the memorial statue being built in his honor.