The MLK speech that almost wasn’t the “I Have a Dream” Speech – and the one that might have been…

  The observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on the third Monday of January each year, always makes me think of his most quoted words: “I have a dream…” After doing some research on the story behind those famous words, I find them even more memorable. August 28th is generally cited as the anniversary … Read more

When the whole world was (and wasn’t) watching…

On August 28, 2010, conservative talk show host Glenn Beck held a controversial media event and “rally” for his Tea Party followers in Washington, D.C. Because Beck had made racially insensitive remarks in the past, the most noted aspect of his event was that it was being held on the anniversary of Martin Luther King, … Read more