Five ways to spend your weekend honoring Martin Luther King, Jr.
by Leona Vaughn
Here are five ways to take action over the 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend.
Jan 16, 2019
Marchers call for social change at commemorative MLK march
by Rahwa Hailemariam
Speakers connected the local affirmative action push with the Civil Rights struggle on the anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I have a dream" speech.
Aug 28, 2018
Bishop who quoted MLK at royal wedding to visit Seattle
by Agatha Pacheco
Rev. Michael Curry delivered a timely and poignant sermon at the first biracial royal marriage on the power of love that both highlighted the history of race relations and stole the show.
May 30, 2018
Seattle youth on the rise for Black Lives Matter
by Dagmawit Kemal
Students at Garfield and Rainier Beach high schools are taking the lead as activists.
Feb 15, 2018
Misusing MLK: Focus on King’s “peace” silences Black protest
by Iman Mohamed
How myths about Martin Luther King Jr.’s views suppresses Black activism and hides MLK true history as a radical revolutionary.
Feb 8, 2018
NAAM MLK DAY CELEBRATION
by Globalist Staff
Join us for a full day of activities! Admission by donation! An open house to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Patrons will be able to view films about the Civil Rights Movement, access speeches by Dr. King, engage in art activities and learn about other activists who carry on the task of […]
Dec 18, 2017
RIZE Fellowship to host anti-racism educator Jane Elliott
by Tierra Johnson
The teacher became known world-wide when she separated her all-white class by eye color so they could learn about the unfairness of racial prejudice.
Jan 10, 2018
Photos: 35 years of Seattle MLK celebrations
by Susan Fried
Looking back over decades of celebrations of Dr. King’s legacy, it’s clear Seattle has the strength to face our new challenges.
Jan 11, 2017
Why we need to save social justice teaching
by Sharon H Chang
Following the ouster from Seattle Public School of teachers who emphasize social justice, educators and allies look for ways to fight back.
Jan 21, 2016