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As Marchers Mourn, MLK’s Dream is Alive in Black, Brown and ONE BLOOD America

As Marchers Mourn, MLK’s Dream is Alive in Black, Brown and ONE BLOOD America

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2019 Contact: Leslie Palma 917-697-7039 or media@priestsforlife.org ATLANTA, GA – Today, in remembrance of the 56th Anniversary of her Uncle MLK’s iconic “I HAVE A DREAM” speech, Evangelist Alveda King, Executive Director for Civil Rights for the Unborn at Priests for Life announces release of a new report “Black and Brown Americans In Search of the American Dream.” “Black and Brown Americans, and indeed all Americans should pause today and consider our dreams for our…

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Dreams, Mourning, and “Going to See a Man About a Mule.”

Dreams, Mourning, and “Going to See a Man About a Mule.”

Today is Friday, August 23, 2019. Please let me encourage you today: Don’t be overcome with fear, hatred and terror with the reports that are running wild. Look up and have hope. I’m having to do the same thing. When things get rough, I have to resist fighting with my emotions and my opinions. I have to use faith, hope, love and logic when my natural self would want to strike back at the naysayers. Pray for me, please. I’ll…

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They Had a Dream: The Legacy of Granddaddy King – Father of Martin Luther King

They Had a Dream: The Legacy of Granddaddy King – Father of Martin Luther King

A GUEST BLOG BY KEVIN BURKE, LSW “Kevin has been a source of insight regarding the impact of and connection to abortion and the role of the father figure in the life of a little girl who grows up to become a mother. I hope that his blog will bless many with the same insight with which Kevin has blessed me.” – Dr. Alveda C. King, Director of African American Outreach for Priests for Life The King Family shared in…

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A Walk Down Memory Lane

A Walk Down Memory Lane

But to all who believed him and accepted him, he gave the right to become children of God. (John 1:12 NLT) Beloved, I’m writing to you today from my position of being God’s child. His love guides me to thank you for praying during the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of my Uncle M.L.’s I HAVE A DREAM and The March on Washington. Please visit FRONTLINES to see a photo collection of what I’m calling my “private civil rights tour”…

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Let Freedom Ring!

Let Freedom Ring!

As we approach August 28th, which will be just a few hours from now, it’s important for us to remember that August 28, 1963, 50 years ago, people were marching for jobs, for decent housing, for justice, for better education. Now in the 21st century, 50 years later we see people adding special interest groups or causes. For instance, we heard Planned Parenthood speaking at the march last week. We heard the homosexual community advocating their agenda. For me, what…

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Fr. Pavone and Alveda King to take part in March on Washington commemoration

Fr. Pavone and Alveda King to take part in March on Washington commemoration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 26, 2013 Contact: Eugene Vigil 347-286-7277 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Father Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, will join Dr. Alveda King, Director of African-American Outreach, in commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and her uncle Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Father Pavone will take part in an interfaith service from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. and will be…

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Alveda, Father Frank to join 50th Celebration

Alveda, Father Frank to join 50th Celebration

Father Frank and I will attend 8/28 celebration for 50 years after March on Washington and I Have a Dream speech. Fifty years ago, a valiant group of people from across America and around the globe embarked on a “March on Washington.” While there have been many marches on Washington possibly before and certainly afterwards, the 1963 March on Washington remains the premier example of how unity of heart and spirit can transform a community, a nation and a world….

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EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR COMMEMORATION OF 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF MARCH ON WASHINGTON, MLK’S “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH

EXCITEMENT BUILDS FOR COMMEMORATION OF 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF MARCH ON WASHINGTON, MLK’S “I HAVE A DREAM” SPEECH

FOR IMMEDIAT RELEASE August 12, 2013 Media Contact: Bunnie Jackson-Ransom (404) 505-8188 King Center Contact: Steve Klein (404) 526-8944 Dozens of Cities Plan for World-wide ‘Let Freedom Ring’ Celebration ATLANTA: As part of the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, The King Center announced expanded details for the observance of this historic milestone. “The response to our call to commemorate the March on Washington…

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