Martin Luther King Jr.

March on Washington showcased religious roots of Civil Rights movement

A quick scan of the program of the March on Washington, which included three prayers, gospel music and four speeches by religious leaders, illustrates how religion... Read more »

Aug. 24, 2013


Politics and casting cameos undermine otherwise solid 'Butler'

"The Butler" is alternately touching, sobering, depressing and even unnerving. Half of this movie will make you feel like a better person for having watched it; the... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2013

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Utah to honor 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. speech

The state will honor the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous speeches in U.S. history. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2013


Obama to honor Bill Clinton, Oprah with freedom medal

Former President Bill Clinton is headed back to the White House — just for a day — and Oprah is coming, too. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2013


50 years later, voting rights not secure for all Americans

Aug. 28 will be the 50th anniversary of the day Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech at the great March on Washington. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2013


Religious liberty has become call to action for conservatives

In the wake of court rulings on same-sex marriage, political observers have been connecting the dots between religious groups and political conservatives, and many say... Read more »

Aug. 3, 2013


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