MLK at Yale in the News

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January 14, 2022
Chloe Glass & Isabel Bysiewicz 12:02 am, Jan 16, 2018 Fifty years after civil rights leader and activist Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968, Yale and the...
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January 14, 2022
Lionel Jin 12:26 am, Jan 19, 2016 Speaking at the Yale Peabody Museum Sunday afternoon as part of a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr., Mayor Toni Harp put the spotlight...
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January 14, 2022
Eliza Fawcett 1:13 am, Jan 21, 2016 Standing at the same pulpit where Martin Luther King Jr. spoke in 1962, Rev. Cornell William Brooks LAW ’90, the president and CEO of the...
January 14, 2022
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 | 6:30pm to 8:00pm | Zoom, registration required (https://tinyurl.com/YaleUnivMLK22) The University and Greater New Haven communities are invited...
Diane Nash
January 27, 2017
By Blake Thorkelson   Principles of nonviolence from the 1960s are the best strategy for today’s social movements, civil rights icon Diane Nash told a Battell Chapel...
Diane Nash
January 25, 2017
By Mary O’Leary NEW HAVEN >> Civil rights icon Diane Nash advised her mostly young student audience at Yale’s Battell Chapel Wednesday to adopt Mahatma Gandhi’s use of...
Martin Luther King Jr.
January 11, 2017
By Blake Thorkelson     Yale University and organizations in the greater New Haven area are preparing for events honoring Martin Luther King Jr. on Jan. 16, the national...