By Henry Louis Gates Jr. 9 min read
Author and professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. reveals the little-known improvisation of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I Have a Dream' speech.
By Jennie Yabroff 5 min read
More than forty years after his assassination, the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., continues to inspire and fascinate our country. Here we celebrate both King, and the biographers and memoirists who fight with pens and paper to keep his memory alive and educate the future about the progress of the past.
By Joe Muscolino 2 min read
Exactly forty-nine years ago today, 250,000 people stood in attendance to hear the hypnotic and historic words of Martin Luther King, Jr. Here we excerpt "Hellhound On His Trail," Hampton Sides' thrilling account of the hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s assassin, forever reminding us that a dream can never removed, only realized.