'Letter from a Birmingham Jail'

Martin Luther King, Jr. 16 April 1963

(from the archives of the African Studies Center University of Pennsylvania)   My Dear Fellow Clergymen: While confined here in the Birmingham city jail, I came across your recent statement calling my present activities “unwise and untimely.” Seldom do I pause to answer criticism of my work and […]

The Nobel Peace Prize 1964

Martin Luther King’s Acceptance Speech, on the occasion of the award of the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

10 December 1964



Your Majesty, Your Royal Highness, Mr. President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen:

I accept the Nobel Prize for Peace at a moment when 22 million Negroes of the United States of America […]

Left falls for fake Romney quote: ‘I can relate to black people, my ancestors once owned slaves’

Twitchy 9/9/2012

…Did Romney really say that? A lot of people on Twitter think so. The quote originally appeared in the Free Wood Post and was re-published at GhanaNation.com. So it must be true!…

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…Apparently none of these people read the Free Wood Post’s disclaimer:

All […]

Jarrett’s partisan pulpit speech may have violated IRS church-state rules

Neil Munro The Daily Caller 1/17/2012

Valerie Jarrett’s partisan speech at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church may have violated the IRS tax rules for churches’ political activities, said a prominent free speech attorney.

“It is problematic under current regulations,” said Erik Stanley, a senior legal counsel with the Alliance Defense Fund, which is campaigning to roll […]

‘I have a dream…’ Washington, D.C., August 28, 1963

16 January 2012

When we let freedom ring, when we let it ring from every village and every hamlet, from every state and every city, we will be able to speed up that day when all of God’s children, black men and white men, Jews and Gentiles, Protestants and Catholics, will be able […]

Poll: Americans, 2-1, Fear Obama’s Reelection

Paul Bedard U.S. World and News Report 1/9/2012

When it comes to how Americans view President Obama going into the new year, there appears to be very little spirit of Auld Lang Syne. Instead, according to the new Washington Whispers poll, many voters aren’t forgetting what they dislike about Obama and want him out of […]