Martin Luther King Jr.

Media

Epic march

Seven of this year's eight best picture nominees are stories of lone, white heroes—stories that seem out of touch with the times. The exception is Selma.

Books

From reformer to revolutionary

I May Not Get There with You: The True Martin Luther King Jr., by Michael Eric Dyson

Books

To the Mountaintop

If salvation for the United States means the flourishing of nonviolence, racial integration and economic justice—the three interrelated dimensions of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “beloved community”—a quick review of current politics and racial and class demographics reveals that we not only have