Martin Luther King Jr.


50 Years Later, MLK's Voice Still Resonates

I am proud to say that I was present in Washington on August 28, 1963. We all stood rapt with attention as King told of his dream of an America where his four little children would one day live in a nation where they would not be judged "by the colour of their skin but by the content of their character."

An Afternoon with Harry Belafonte

I caught up Harry Belafonte at a press conference at the Locarno Film Festival. Mr. Belafonte spoke eloquently about the very important role that art plays in politics, his roots in social activism, music and theatre, and about our common humanity.