The 'Star Trek' actress had to be talked into the role of Lt. Uhura in the franchise's big screen reboot by her mother and friends. The original Lt. Uhura was urged to not quit by Martin Luther King.
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April 3, 2008 Michael Eric Dyson talks about the meaning of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s death.
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April 2, 2008 Unfortunately, we often find ourselves reporting on those whose lives reflect quite the contrary ...
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