Michael Honey has written scores of newspaper and magazine articles and given many talks linking issues of the day to labor and civil rights history (see CV). A few items concerning these links are below.

The Memphis sanitation workers strike and MLK's unfinished fight for economic justice

By P.R. Lockhart, Vox, April 4, 2018

Rev. James Lawson & Michael Honey on MLK's Vision of Worker Solidarity & Economic Justice

Democracy Now! April 3, 2018

He Gave His Life in the Labor Struggle: MLK's Forgotten Radical Message for Economic Justice

Democracy Now! April 3, 2018

Martin Luther King Jr.: 50 Years Later

By Michael K. Honey, The Nation, April 3, 2018

The Real Martin Luther King: Reflecting on MLK 50 Years after His Death

Backstory, March 30, 2018

Review of Michael K. Honey's 'To the Promised Land: Martin Luther King and the Fight for Economic Justice

By Robin Lindley, History News Network, March 20, 2018

#MLK50 reminds us how much more work there is to do

By Andrew W. Griffin, Red Dirt Report, April 4, 2018

MLK's Final Message, 50 Years after His Death

WAMU On Point, April 4, 2018

Panelists discuss why Memphis has seen little progress since MLK's death

By Tom Charlier, Memphis Commercial Appeal, April 3, 2018

A fight Martin Luther King Jr. didn't win

By Harry Levins, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 31, 2018