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Duke professor defends racial comments

...the 'yellow races' shown in the concentration camps for the Japanese."Hough described himself as a disciple of Martin Luther King Jr. in the 1950s who supported integration. In his lifetime, he said, he's observed prejudice ranging from...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-05-19/duke-professor-defends-racial-comment
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Empire Editorial: Boring trumps bold in the pursit of long-term change

...first person who comes to mind is Martin Luther King Jr.Perhaps your iconic...private property to make its point. Martin Luther King Jr. acted in the public...difference. When you look at Martin Luther King Jr.'s photo next time...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-04-08/empire-editorial-boring-trumps-bold-p
Opinion
National Guardsmen take up positions

...1968, when some of the same neighborhoods that rose up this week burned for days after the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. At least six people died then, and some neighborhoods still bear the scars.Jascy Jones of Baltimore said...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-29/national-guardsmen-take-positions
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Riots erupt after funeral of man injured in custody

...It's like there is no accountability, no justice," she said. "It's like we're back in the '50s, back in the Martin Luther King days. When is our day to be free going to come?"With the Rev. Jesse Jackson sitting behind him, the Rev...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-28/riots-erupt-after-funeral-man-injured
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Lawyer pleads for bomber's life

...bombing, Tamerlan became furious and interrupted a prayer service at a local mosque after Assaf likened the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to the Prophet Muhammad. Assaf said Tamerlan took a "fighting stance" and began pointing at him and shouting...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-28/lawyer-pleads-bombers-life
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Jail for ex-educators in test-cheating case

...getting a job or GED training or assistance getting into college.Bernice King, daughter of slain civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr., and Rev. Gerald Durley, a former administrator at Clark Atlanta University and the Morehouse School of...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-15/jail-ex-educators-test-cheating-case
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Jury deliberates after cop killer pleads the Fifth

...representing the city, said that makes as much sense as blaming John F. Kennedy or Martin Luther King Jr. for their own murders."Would we blame Martin Luther King for his murder because of his desire to improve civil rights for blacks?" he...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-12/jury-deliberates-after-cop-killer-plead
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Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to be honored Jan. 19

A Juneau community commemoration event honoring Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be held on Monday, Jan. 19, at 1 p.m. at St Paul's Catholic Church.Sponsored by the Black Awareness Association...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-01-14-3/rev-dr-martin-luther
CCWNews | Art
Letter: Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

...wondered if the remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr. is relative to modern...the Fourth of July.Then, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a Mexican caller...bringing home the relevance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. If both of them...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-01-20/letter-reflections-dr-martin-luther-k
Letters
MLK Day celebration planned

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, "Life's most...opportunity to act on those words during Martin Luther King Jr. Day.The BAA will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and legacy at 1...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-16/mlk-day-celebration-planned
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