IRIE™ Magazine | ROCK - Martin Luther King Jr.
2020, January 2020, Rock

ROCK | Remembering MLK

Martin Luther King Jr. Remembering MLK On January 20, 2020, the world remembered and honored the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968), the prominent voice in the civil rights movement. A champion for advancing civil rights, Martin Luther King Jr. chose nonviolence and civil disobedience, to […]

Irie Magazine | Roots | MLK - Facts an' T'ings
Roots, 2019, January 2019

Roots | Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK… Facts an’ T’ings January 15, 1929 January 15, 2019 marks the 90th birthday of Baptist minister and Social Activist, Martin Luther King, Jr., the prominent voice in the civil rights movement. A champion for advancing civil rights, Martin Luther King, Jr. chose nonviolence and civil disobedience, to address the political and social injustice that […]

Irie™ Magazine | Roots - Selma to Montgomery
Roots, 2017, March 2017

Roots | Selma to Montgomery

Selma to Montgomery Right to Vote The Selma to Montgomery marches were three protest marches, held in 1965, along the 54-mile (87 km) highway from Selma, Alabama to the state capital of Montgomery. The marches were organized by activists to demonstrate the desire of African-American citizens to exercise their constitutional right to vote, in defiance […]