Martin Luther King III

Bernice King and Martin Luther King III at the Michael Jackson public memorial service held at Staples Center. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Martin Luther King III Stripped Of CEO Position At King Center Over ‘Concerns’

The older son of Martin Luther King Jr. said he left the center that honors his father’s civil rights legacy because his siblings and other board members want to align the nonprofit King Center too closely with the family’s for-profit companies.



Martin Luther King III Steps Down As King Center President

Today Martin Luther King III, son of Martin Luther King Jr., has announced his resignation as being the King Center President. In a statement, King says he will remain an active member of the King […]


Attorney Gen. Eric Holder Speaks At MLK Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation Event

More Changes For King Center

ATLANTA (AP) -Martin Luther King III has resigned as president of TheKing Center.     King announced his resignation on Tuesday, a day after the nation observed the federal holiday marking his father’s birthday. In a statement, […]