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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Articles, Streaming Videos, and Websites

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Articles about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Bruyneel, Kevin. "The King's Body: The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and The Politics of Collective Memory."  History & Memory vol. 26, no.1, 2014: pp. 75-108.  Available online in several databases.
Kimbrough, Walter M. “50 years Later, What Would Dr. King Say?” Chronicle of Higher, vol.150 no.8,  2018, pp.16. Available online in several databases.
King Dr., Bernice "THE TRIUMPH OF HOPE"Harper's Bazaar, no. 3684, summer 2020, pp.87 Available online in several databases.
Reardon, Patrick T.  “Tell’em About the Dream, Martin!”National Catholic Reporter30 Aug.2013. Available online in several databases.
Reed, Harry A.  “Martin Luther King, Jr.: History and Memory, Reflections on Dreams and Silences.” The Journal of Negro History, vol.84 no.2 1999, pp.150-166.  Available online in JSTOR.
Ross, Brooke.  “50 Years Later: The 1968 assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. stunned the nation, but his work continues to inspire the pursuit of racial equality in America.” New York Times Upfront 29 Jan. 2018. Available online in several databases.
Samuels, Allison. “Reliving MLK’s Last Hours. Newsweek  5 Sept. 2011.  Available online in several databases.
Sokol, Jason. “The World Stands Aghast: The Death of Martin Luther King Jr. in Global Perspective.” Journal of African American History  vol.103 no.1, 2018, pp. 343-369. Available online in University of Chicago Press Journals.

Streaming Videos

The Assassination of Martin Luther King. New York: Films Media Group, 2014. Streaming Video. Available online in Films on Demand.
Civil Rights Historians Discuss Martin Luther King Jr. MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, 2005. Streaming video. Available online in Films on Demand.
Martin Luther King Jr. Historic Speeches and Interviews. DALNET, 2008. Streaming Video. 
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day:  Making of a Holiday. Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), 2008. Streaming Video. Available online in Films on Demand.
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