The Power Of August: Transformative Moments Throughout American Civil Rights HistoryAug. 28 is the date of the murder of Emmett Till and the March on Washington. In fact, August has brought many of the nation's most transformative moments.
Joseph Lowery, Civil Rights Leader And MLK Aide, Dies At 98He died from natural causes unrelated to the coronavirus outbreak, the statement said.
Tri-State Residents, Elected Officials Honor Martin Luther King Jr.Events are being held across the area Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.
NY Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. With Day Of GivingAll across America and right here in Harlem, volunteers will spend the day serving others to honor Martin Luther King Jr.
Hundreds March On Trump Tower Ahead Of MLK DayThe activists who gathered on Fifth Avenue on Saturday afternoon included high school and college students, as well as New York members of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Best Ways To Commemorate MLK Jr. Day In NYCHere are five ways to observe MLK Jr. Day in New York City.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Looks To Strengthen Ties With Latino Community During Bronx VisitLooking to strengthen ties between Israel and the city's Latino community, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. welcomed the President of Israel on Wednesday.
Events Across NYC Honor Life, Legacy Of Martin Luther King Jr.More than 2,200 people gathered at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in Prospect Heights to remember the life, legacy and message of Dr. King.
'500 Men Making A Difference' Organize Marathon Volunteer Project In Honor Of MLK DayAs the nation gets ready to celebrate Martin Luther King Day on Monday, volunteers in Brooklyn honored Martin Luther King Jr., a few days early.
Civil Rights 50 Years Later: Law Was A Victory For Women, TooOver two weeks, WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot is taking a look at the law and its impact on the decades that follow.
Civil Rights 50 Years Later: Remembering March On MontgomeryOver two weeks, WCBS 880′s Wayne Cabot is taking a look at the law and its impact on the decades that follow.
Rep. Charles Rangel, 31 Others Arrested As Airport Workers Stage Sit-InThirty-two people, including U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel, were arrested in the peaceful demonstration and charged with disorderly conduct.
Stories From Main Street: Honoring Dr. King's Legacy By Helping Those In NeedNorthern New Jersey Rotary Clubs packing 25,000 meals to help the hungry in the community.
Newly Discovered MLK Audio Recording From 1962 Made PublicTo mark the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, the New York State Museum has posted an online exhibit featuring a newly discovered audio recording of a 1962 speech by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
John Cordice, NYC Surgeon Who Helped Save Martin Luther King Jr., Dead At 95A New York City surgeon who was part of the medical team that saved the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. from a nearly fatal stab wound in 1958 has died at the age of 95.