Perspective: Youngkin’s first act as Virginia governor — while quoting the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. — is ominous
Florida's CRT debate comes to the state Senate one day after MLK Jr. Day. At issue: How teachers teach race in society. That story and more:
"That’s bull ... That’s BS. And you should be ashamed of yourself. You are a hypocrite." @donlemon unloads on lawmakers who want to honor Martin Luther King, Jr. while standing in the way of voting rights reform by opposing the filibuster.
#UK #Chinarelations have changed significantly since George Osborne boasted of a ‘Golden Decade’. MPs are raising issues inc democracy, security, education, human rights & UK investment but SoS refused to deliver on the full audit of UK-China relations that Labour is demanding
Big shout out to our longtime supporter and friend Minia for launching a fundraising campaign in honor of MLK Jr Day for DC SAFE. Her goal is to reach $3,500 (in honor of 35 years since the start of MLK Day) by February 17th. Thank you Minia!
Brother of tragic hit and run victim George Robertson slams 'callous cowards' who escaped prosecution
Inside Jim Mansfield Jr's downfall as late property tycoon’s son cleared over kidnap plot but still faces stretch in prison
Today, a jury did the right thing. But true justice requires much more. Michelle and I send our prayers to the Floyd family, and we stand with all those who are committed to guaranteeing every American the full measure of justice that George and so many others have been denied.
If anyone had a right to question whether our democracy was worth redeeming, it was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Because in the face of billy clubs and lynchings, poll taxes and literacy tests, he never gave in to violence, never waved a traitorous flag or gave up on our country.
As millions of people across the country take to the streets and raise their voices in response to the killing of George Floyd and the ongoing problem of unequal justice, I’ve heard many ask how we can sustain momentum to bring about real change.
I apologize to everyone expecting to see me on Good Morning America today, but after the events in Minnesota with George Floyd I’m in no mood to tell America, good morning.