Martin Luther King Jr

Protesters at Libby Schaaf Home

Oakland Mayor Schaaf: MLK Day Protests Outside Her Home Were ‘Legitimate’

A day after protesters staged a pre-dawn demonstration outside of newly inaugurated Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the mayor responded Tuesday by saying their complaints are legitimate.

01/21/2015

Behold Monument Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Oakland Protest In Honor Of Martin Luther King Jr. Shut Down BART Station Temporarily

Demonstrators gathered at Frank Ogawa Plaza around 7 p.m. and have been marching through the streets since around 7:30 p.m., according to Oakland police.

01/18/2015

"SELMA" (credit: Paramount Pictures)

10 Things I Learned from Screening ‘Selma’

Here are some things you may not know about the MLK movie, “Selma.”

01/16/2015

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King Tides Expected To Return To Bay Area On King Holiday

According to the California Coastal Commission, the January king tides occurring January 19 through 21st will offer a glimpse of the future with how sea levels are expected to rise.

01/16/2015

David Oyelow as Martin Luther King Jr. in "Selma" (credit: Paramount Pictures)

Becoming Martin Luther King Jr: Actor David Oyelow Discusses His Dream Role

VIDEO: Liam Mayclem sat down to interview the actor about his transformation…

01/15/2015

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‘Bring A Spoon’ Demonstrations Planned At Montgomery BART Station During Friday Commute

Organizers are planning a protest at the Montgomery BART Station Friday, January 16th in solidarity with the Black Friday BART protesters who were arrested last year.

01/13/2015

Tom Wilkinson as Johnson and David Oyelowo as Dr. King in “Selma.” (Atsushi Nishijima/Paramount Pictures)

David Oyelowo Gives A Remarkable Portrayal Dr. King In ‘Selma’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “Selma,” the retelling of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.‘s (David Oweloyo) march from Selma to Montgomery that led to the passage of the Voters Rights Act of 1965.

01/09/2015

US civil rights leader Martin Luther King,Jr. waves to supporters 28 August 1963 from the Lincoln Memorial on the Mall in Washington DC during the 'March on Washington'. (AFP/Getty Images)

Freedom Train, Bay Area Events Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Marches, rallies and festivals were under way in San Francisco and elsewhere in the Bay Area Monday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

01/20/2014

Tony Bennett (credit: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Tony Bennett To Attend March On Washington

Tony Bennett plans to travel to the nation’s capital to pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. as the March on Washington marks its 50th year…

08/22/2013

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King,Jr. (C) waves to supporters from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on August 28, 1963 on the Mall in Washington, DC during the "March on Washington." (AFP/AFP/Getty Images)

USF Professor Recalls Role In King’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech

Fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his defining “I Have a Dream” speech. A Bay Area man who was one of Dr. King’s closest advisors told KPIX 5 the words that made it famous were not even in the final script.

08/20/2013

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