Do Yourself a Favor: Go See ‘Selma’

Martin Luther King

Steven Singer: For once, you get to see King with all his flaws, fears and doubts. Yes, you get the great orator and leader, but you also get intimate scenes of King taking out the garbage, tucking in his kids at night and his marital problems.

The Little-Known Story of ‘We Shall Overcome’


e Shall Overcome” serves as the background music for most of the past week’s TV and radio programs documenting the history of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, which occurred 50 years ago. But few Americans know the background of the song, which links together Black trade union activists, a radical training school […]