Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.

January 19, 2018
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On January 15th, people around the world remembered, recognized, and celebrated Martin Luther King Jr., the leader of the Civil Rights Movement in the United States during the 1960s. His non-violent protests and powerful speeches drew tens of thousands of people to peaceful marches and helped end segregation in the United States.

By U.S. Information Agency, Press and Publications Service. – US National Archives at College Park: NWDNS-306-SSM-4D(80)10 View of Crowd at 1963 March on Washington by USIA (NARA), Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2724744

Today, Martin Luther King Jr. continues to be a symbol of peace, equality, freedom, and hope for a better and brighter America.