Martin Luther King Jr.

West High basketball players work to debate race, educate peers

West High basketball players wore T-shirts similar to those worn by NBA players during warm-ups and while on the bench until school administrators decided they... Read more »

Dec. 23, 2014


The final season of ‘Star Trek: TNG’ is now on Blu-ray

Season 7 of “Star Trek: The Next Generation” is now on Blu-ray, meaning the entire series is now available in a stunning hi-def upgrade. Also, the new... Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014


'Birdman,' 'Boyhood' stay on track in Globes noms

"Birdman" is soaring. "Boyhood" keeps growing. "Selma" is on the march. And "Unbroken" is... missing in action. Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014


Koos: When sports stars speak up, people listen

When sports stars speak up, people listen. Americans have a storied tradition of speaking out against injustice. From the NFL to the NBA to the Olympic Games, it's... Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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Holder addresses profiling guidelines in Memphis

Attorney General Eric Holder on Tuesday urged state and local law enforcement bodies to develop their own rigorous policies regarding profiling, a day after announcing... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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After 50 years, King's Nobel Prize speech sheds light on lasting nonviolent legacy

Fifty years ago, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. described the value of nonviolent resistance, exploring concepts that remain relevant to this day. Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014


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