Gov. Patrick Rallies Project 351 Student Service Volunteers In BostonMore than 400 eighth graders representing the commonwealth's 351 cities and towns launched their year of service Saturday in Boston as Project 351 ambassadors.
Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.
Keller @ Large: King Speech Still The Greatest Description Of The American Dream We’re all busy these days, I know. But no one’s too busy to spare five minutes to read the speech that Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave at the Lincoln Memorial 50 years ago today.
Mansfield School Cancels Holiday Concert After Parent ComplaintsThe school made the call to replace the holiday tunes with a Martin Luther King, Jr.-themed performance next month.
Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex MarriageRev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.
NightSide - Dan Rea Talks About The Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With Stacy SwimpAre we living The Dream?
Keller @ Large: How MLK Day Became PossibleYou know what day this is, and who it honors. But did you know about the strange bedfellows that made Martin Luther King Jr. Day possible?
Looking At The Law: Patients Rights vs. Civil RightsWBZ's Neil Chayet says Martin Luther King's dream is a ways off.
Gov. Patrick To Take Part In King MemorialsGov. Deval Patrick is planning to take part in a series of events memorializing the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend.
At 100, Boston NAACP Confronts City's Mixed PastFor years, Michael Curry has heard this joke from African-Africans living in the South: No matter how bad things are for black people here, at least we don't live in Boston.