Category: Shared Stories

This Is What Sexual Harassment Does To You. And It’s Never A Joke. — Thought Catalog

Sergey ZolkinWhen I was in high school my teacher redefined the terms “rape” and “sexual assault” to mean “a forced invasion of someone’s personal space” and everyone laughed. Of course we laughed, we weren’t even 18, still living in loving, sheltered households and it was funny to walk too close to your friend and make… via … Continue reading This Is What Sexual Harassment Does To You. And It’s Never A Joke. — Thought Catalog

Seven Stories for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Seven Stories for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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Below are seven stories about (or by) Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., exploring different facets of his life and legacy.

“Alex Haley Interviews Martin Luther King, Jr.” (Alex Haley, Playboy Magazine, January 1965)

King sat down for a series of interviews with the author Alex Haley shortly after he won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1964. They were edited and compiled into one interview that ran in the magazine the next year, which—according to The Daily Beast—was the longest interview King ever gave any publication.

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