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  • Martin Luther King Memorial Luncheon
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    Martin Luther King Memorial Luncheon

    As a prelude to the dedication of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on August 28, 2011, the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation held a luncheon to honor the civil rights…

  • Legacy of Martin Luther King
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    Legacy of Martin Luther King

    Civil rights and labor leaders spoke about the work and legacy of Martin Luther King in regard to civil and labor rights. This program was part of a a symposium focusing on jobs, social justice,…

  • Salute to Senator Ted Kennedy
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    Salute to Senator Ted Kennedy

    The late senator Edward Kennedy was posthumously honored at the Martin Luther King Center’s annual “Salute to Greatness” Award. Accepting it on his behalf was his widow, Victoria, who talked…

  • A Celebration of the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr
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    A Celebration of the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

    A ceremony was held honoring Martin Luther King, Jr., the day before the 40th anniversary of his death on April 4, 1968. Following the invocation and the Presentation of the Colors, family members, congressional…

  • March for Justice Rally
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    March for Justice Rally

    Leaders from the Black community spoke at a rally to highlight problems of racism, inequality, civil rights, and the recent treatment of black and white students by the justice system in…

  • State of Civil Rights
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    State of Civil Rights

    A panel discussion on the state of civil rights was held at the annual Southern Christian Leadership Conference titled “A Changing Movement: From the Streets to the Suites.” The discussion…

  • Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Groundbreaking
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    Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Groundbreaking

    At the groundbreaking ceremony for the Martin Luther King, Jr., National Memorial along the Tidal Basin near the Lincoln Memorial, participants spoke about the legacy of Reverend King and…

  • Million Worker March
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    Million Worker March

    Activists and representatives of organized labor spoke about the War on Terror. The called on workers across the world to “resist empire.” They spoke against the U.S. occupation of Iraq and criticized both major…