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Martin Luther King Jr.

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Marches, Rallies And Rodeo Mark MLK Day In Colorado

Marches, rallies and a rodeo were planned to mark Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday in Colorado.

01/20/2014

Lisa Gilford talks with CBS4's Gloria Neal (credit: CBS)

‘March On Washington’ Has Personal Meaning For Denver Woman

The 50th anniversary of the March on Washington was celebrated on Wednesday and it has personal meaning for a woman in Denver.

08/28/2013

Denver's City and County Building (credit: CBS)

Bells Ring In Denver On King Speech Anniversary

A bell in downtown Denver rang 50 times Wednesday to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have a Dream” speech.

08/28/2013

Brother Jeff Fard talks to the crowd in City Park (credit: CBS)

‘Justice For Trayvon’ Rally Held In Denver’s City Park

George Zimmerman is a free man and on Sunday people across the country protested his acquittal in the death of Trayvon Martin.

07/14/2013

Rev. Williams Owens (first on right) (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Rev. William Owens Confronts Barack Obama On Same-Sex Marriage

Rev. William Owens takes great issue with Obama’s linkage of Dr. King’s civil rights movement of the past to the current gay rights movement regarding same-sex marriage. Owens says that King embraced traditional religion, and he strongly suggests that King would not want his civil rights’ mission altered to include same-sex marriage.

08/03/2012

Gov. John Hickenlooper delivers the State of the State address. (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Talking About Creative Industries

Gov. John Hickenlooper is inviting artists and what he calls “creative entrepreneurs” to Montorse to talk about developing “creative districts” in several Western Slope towns.

01/14/2012

Rashan and Diona Jackson after receiving the first-ever Outstanding Youth Award (credit: CBS)

MLK Events Already Under Way In Colorado

The Martin Luther King Jr. holiday is next Monday, but celebrations are already under way.

01/09/2012

Ed Dwight (credit: CBS)

Colorado Sculptor Criticizes MLK Memorial

At the dedication for the new Martin Luther King Jr. Monument in Washington over the weekend many people praised the sculpture at its center, but one Denver man is deeply critical of it.

10/17/2011

An image from Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Denver in 2010. (credit: CBS)

Marches, Parades & Rodeo Mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Coloradans are marking Martin Luther King Jr. day with marches and parades as well as a rodeo.

01/17/2011

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