This five-part series focuses on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 50 years after his assassination, with a focus on how the lessons of the 1950s and 60s apply to civil rights struggles in the United States today. The series will include reports from Kings road by a group of Utah State University faculty and students as they travel through the American South to learn more about the issues of the ongoing civil rights movement. Series premiers March 29. New episodes air every week for five weeks.
King's Road: Where Do We Go From Here?24/04/2018 Duração: 07min
By only looking at the civil rights movement through the lens of Martin Luther King Jr., we would see a cursory story of Jim Crow segregation, and the struggle for voting rights. But if we follow the story of a child, who was a foot soldier in the movement, we would reveal a more visceral story.
King's Road: A First-Hand Account Of Bloody Tuesday17/04/2018 Duração: 06min
On our journey along King’s Road , we visited Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The story of Tuscaloosa is not well-remembered in the annals of civil rights history.
King's Road: 50 Years Later, People Continue To Remember10/04/2018 Duração: 04min
On April 4, 2018, the bells rang out in downtown Memphis, Tennessee, and around the world, to commemorate the 50 th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
King's Road: The Complexities Of The Last Few Years And Months Of MLK's Life03/04/2018 Duração: 06min
On April 3, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. found himself in Memphis, Tennessee to lend support to a sanitation workers’ strike.
An Overview Of The UPR Original Series 'King's Road: Where Do We Go From Here?'29/03/2018 Duração: 05min
The UPR Original Series “King’s Road: Where Do We Go From Here?” is an exploration of the ongoing civil rights movement through a contemporary study of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy 50 years after his assassination.
Coming Soon To Utah Public Radio "King's Road: Where Do We Go From Here?"26/03/2018 Duração: 01min
Coming soon to Utah Public Radio, “King’s Road: Where Do We Go From Here?” A five-part radio series exploring the ongoing Civil Rights Movement through a contemporary study of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy 50 years after his assassination.