President Obama Speaks at Selma 50th Anniversary: 'We Honor Those Who Walked So We Could Run'

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s Children in Legal Dispute over His Bible and Nobel Prize

Three of Martin Luther King Jr.’s children are expected to appear in an Atlanta courtroom on Tuesday as they battle over the slain civil rights leader’s tattered personal Bible and Nobel Peace Prize, reportedly worth millions of dollars.

Madonna Apologizes for Photoshopped MLK and Mandela Photos

She says she’s sorry.

The Internet took notice on Friday when Madonna posted a series of doctored images of Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela and Bob Marley on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to promote her new album, Rebel Heart.

In a statement released late Friday night, Madonna apologized for the photos, saying she didn’t mean any harm.

Madonna Causes Internet Furor Over MLK and Nelson Mandela Photos

Nothing like a social media controversy to start off the new year.

In a series of Photoshopped Instagrams, Madonna seemingly compares herself to Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela and Bob Marley.

More specifically, she has compared her “#rebelheart” to theirs by transposing her album artwork – which features her face crossed with black cording of some kind – onto their faces.

Oprah Winfrey Reveals the Biggest Challenges of Making M.L.K. Biopic Selma

Get ready to see more of Oprah this Oscar season! She produced and costars in Selma, a film about about Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic 1965 march for voting rights – and the movie (out Christmas Day) is winning big buzz after its first screening this week.

But it wasn’t the easiest film to pull off – starting with casting one of the most important figures of the 20th century.

Selma Trailer: Watch David Oyelowo in Powerful MLK Jr. Biopic Costarring Oprah

For David Oyelowo, it’s the role of a lifetime.

And judging by the tense and powerful first trailer for Selma, moviegoers should prepare for a searing performance by the actor playing Martin Luther King Jr. in the first major biopic of the civil rights leader.

Martin Luther King's Daughter Launches Celebration of His 'I Have a Dream' Speech

The Rev. Bernice King opened the celebration of her father’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech Wednesday with an interfaith service in Washington.

King said that her father, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., is often remembered as a freedom fighter for equal rights and human rights. But she said he was most importantly a man of faith. She says he was a prophet and “faith leader” and it was “the spirit of God that infused that movement.”

The faith community must continue to lead every movement for justice and equality, Bernice King said.

Octavia Spencer Honors Dr. King in Timely Globes Acceptance Speech

Octavia Spencer delivered the most timely Golden Globes winner’s speech on Sunday, honoring domestic workers by invoking Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the eve of the national holiday celebrating the civil rights leader’s life and vision.