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April 04, 2018 - 6:02 pm
It's been 50 years since the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tennessee. There was great sorrow, anger, and dismay from American’s of all creeds, especially the African-American community. 50 years after King’s assassination, King’s advocacy is still...
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Maria Boynton
March 21, 2018 - 12:05 pm
One might remember Royce Mann from the 2017 MLK Day Service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta. It was there that the then-15 year old delivered his original poem " Rise Up " to a capacity crowd. Fast forward. A typical day, for the now-16-year-old, included doing regular teenage things. That...
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