Dr. Martin Luther King

Maya Angelou Compares Mandela To MLK
Maya Angelou, who first met Nelson Mandela in the early 1960s, praised him as a great man worthy of comparison to another icon she knew _ the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.
 
    ``Our planet has lost a friend,'' Angelou said Friday during a telephone interview with The Asso…
New Bedford Remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
In August 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have A Dream" speech in front of thousands gathered in Washington D.C. That historic moment was the focus of Sunday's event in New Bedford honoring the fallen civil rights' leader's life...