The White House: For the first time, the White House is making the full text of the speech available to citizens around the country online. On Medium, you can follow along with the speech as you watch in real time, view charts and infographics on key areas, tweet favorite lines, and leave notes. By making the text available to the public in advance, the White House is continuing efforts to reach a wide online audience and give people a range of ways to consume the…Continue Reading “White House posts State of the Union on Medium”

From Ava Duvernay (director of the new MLK film Selma) on Instagram: This is one of my favorite photographs of Dr. King. Unburdened. Fresh. With the future in front of him. Did he ever think we’d still remember him today? Did he ever think he’d live on long after his physical body was gone? I wonder. How do we live on? What do you remember about the people in your life who’ve gone home? Smiles like this one. The love they gave you. How they…Continue Reading “Martin Luther King, Jr.”