Tens of thousands of people marched on San Antonio’s Eastside on Monday, paying homage to the late Martin Luther King Jr. half a century after his fatal shooting.
Taylor, who is the first black woman mayor of a city with more than 1 million people, received a standing ovation at Monday’s announcement.
San Antonio’s black community has shaped the city’s history. In celebrating the Tricentennial, it is important that we revisit these beginnings.
The U.S. has changed markedly since the the civil rights movement, but in some respects, it is perhaps not much different from how it was in the 1960s.
Organizers of San Antonio’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. March say it’s one of the nation’s largest, with more than 300,000 people expected to walk.
The concept of heroism and heroes looms large in this weekend’s SA Symphony concerts, which features selections to honor Martin Luther King Jr.
San Antonio’s sixth annual DreamWeek summit kicked off Friday, marking the beginning of two weeks of community programming aimed at advancing tolerance, diversity, and equality while celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.
Beginning in 1983, Daryl Davis reached out to Klansmen, shared meals with white supremacists and turned enemies into friends.
A variety of local and national leaders, organizations, and others came to honor King’s fight for equality and peace for all people, regardless of race.
This year’s 16-day program features more than 150 events by more than 40 nonprofits, corporations, and organizations.