The widening of the racial wealth divide King foresaw has coincided with the extreme concentration of U.S. wealth.
Martin Luther King Jr.’s teachings have inspired writers to condemn U.S. military ties in the Middle East.
The civil rights icon's courageous call for peace and criticism of his government in a time of war must not be lost to history.
Videos show a disturbing scene as a youth stares at and stands very close to an elderly man after rallies in Washington, D.C., on Friday.
The judge said there was no indication the officers tried to hide evidence in the shooting of the black teenager in 2014.
A Marine veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder is held for three days for possible deportation.
Another King is in the news as the nation remembers Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday: a racist Republican congressman from Iowa.
Oracle, Pandora and Palantir said the numbers of women and people of color they employ are trade secrets. And the government bought it.
A recent database shows that harassment of black families where they live is still an issue decades after the civil rights movement.