Five Films Fit for A “King!”

17 01 2011

This week, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would have celebrated his 82nd birthday. Since his assassination in 1968, many filmmakers have tried to capture the spirit of the “drum major of peace” on the big screen. We have compiled a list of five movies that are representative of his legacy and struggle. Read the rest of this entry »


Reel Shorts | Neshoba: The Price of Freedom

6 08 2010

by Kam Williams

Documentary Revisits Site of Mississippi Lynchings
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania might be world renowned as the City of Brotherly Love, but Philadelphia, Mississippi has only been associated with bigotry ever since June 21, 1964. That was the fateful day that three civil rights workers were murdered there by a lynch party comprised of hate-filled Ku Klux Klansmen.

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