MLK http://weku.fm en Bright Skies, Moderate Temperatures Welcome MLK Day Marchers http://weku.fm/post/bright-skies-moderate-temperatures-welcome-mlk-day-marchers <p>Downtown Lexington is usually an active place on Martin Luther King Day.&nbsp; And so it was this 20<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;day of 2014.&nbsp; But, some participants in this year's annual march say more work is needed to further the efforts of the slain civil rights leader. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">While special Martin Luther King festivities occur at places like the children’s museum and historic Kentucky Theater, the march through downtown remains the city's highest profile event. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 00:31:25 +0000 Stu Johnson, WEKU 54564 at http://weku.fm Bright Skies, Moderate Temperatures Welcome MLK Day Marchers King Day March, Discussion at UK Focus on Pacifism http://weku.fm/post/king-day-march-discussion-uk-focus-pacifism <p>University of Kentucky students and staff honored the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s pacifism on Sunday with a candle-lit march past a half-dozen silently re-enacted scenes of violence, including King's 1968 assassination; the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks; and the 2012 elementary school shooting in Newtown, Conn.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:02:01 +0000 John Cheves & Lexington Herald Leader 54540 at http://weku.fm King Day March, Discussion at UK Focus on Pacifism March on Washington Anniversary & Race Relations on Eastern Standard http://weku.fm/post/march-washington-anniversary-race-relations-eastern-standard <p>During the week marking the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington, how are we doing in the Commonwealth?</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 04:10:50 +0000 John Hingsbergen 49122 at http://weku.fm March on Washington Anniversary & Race Relations on Eastern Standard