MLK Day

Open Thread: What are You Doing for MLK Day?

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Monday is the official national holiday to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.  MLK was such a powerful and important figure that certain parts of his legacy have become cliché.  The most minimal of acknowledgments of Black History Month include his “I Have a Dream” speech.  But,...

10 Ways to Celebrate King Day

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In 2012, a survey from the Bloomberg Bureau of National Affairs reported that only 30 percent of nonfederal employers honored Martin Luther King Day with a paid day off of work to celebrate. Consider arriving early or working through lunch to leave early to enjoy...