coretta scott king

Twitter Debates Backlash Over New MLK Statue ‘The Embrace’

The uniquely designed artwork depicts only the couple’s arms and hands in a warm embrace.
01/17/2023

The 15 Year Battle for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

It took monumental effort to bring about the celebration we all know today, but Dr. King's widow, Coretta Scott King had some powerful allies.
01/16/2023

‘The Embrace:’ A Uniquely Designed Statue Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King Unveiled

The artist, Hank Willis Thomas, captures an iconic image of the couple.
01/13/2023

Julia Roberts’ Birth Was Paid By Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King

Roberts' family became friends with the civil rights leaders after letting their daughters attend their acting school.
10/31/2022

Women’s History Month: 5 Things You May Not Know About Coretta Scott King

The wife of Martin Luther King Jr. was a crusader and champion of human rights worldwide.
03/24/2022

Op-Ed: The Life, Love, And Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. And Coretta Scott King

Their relationship, family dynamic, and how it impacted MLK and his civil rights movement.
01/14/2022

Cardi B Got Blasted By Martin Luther King Jr.’s Daughter For This Controversial Skit...

"Everyone has had a piece of Martin..."
08/28/2018

Read The Beautiful Message MLK's Daughter Wrote In Honor Of Her Father's 89th Birthday

She also asks that people remember her mother on this day.
01/15/2018

‘#ShePersisted’: Mitch McConnell's Attempts to Silence Elizabeth Warren Reading Coretta Scott King’s Letter Became a Loud, Proud, Slogan

Everyone needs to know what MLK's widow had to say.
02/08/2017

Read the Eloquent and Unapologetic Letter Coretta Scott King Wrote in Opposition of Jeff Sessions's 1986 Federal Judgeship Appointment

The activist said Sessions would damage her husband's work.
01/10/2017