Dick Gregory and Michael Jackson shared an enduring friendship growing out of their mutual commitment to equality

Once in a generation, God forms and shapes an individual for a transformational divine special mission in this transitional Life. Many are called but few are chosen. Dick Gregory's Life embodied both that of the great comedic talent, and the social activism of the beloved prophet.

On behalf of The King Center's Board of Trustees and the King family

Wanda Combs Moore's 2001 Dick Gregory interview as he prepares for his acclaimed 21st Century State Of The Union Lecture Series.

Dick Gregory Delivers The Eulogy For Troy Davis

ON SEPTEMBER 21, 2011, Troy Anthony Davis’ fight to prove his innocence came to an end when he was executed by the state of Georgia. Davis’s execution was protested by hundreds of thousands across the globe.