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A “Day On” for what?

We water King’s activism down to simply “service,” diluting his legacy and forgetting the best part of his dream—justice.


The MLK legacy in Memphis

Playwright Katori Hall grew up in Memphis, TN., a city still haunted by the untimely death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Her celebrated Broadway play, “To the Mountaintop,” starring Angela Bassett and Samuel L. Jackson, was a musing on King’s last night. In this web exclusive she talks about the lasting legacy of Dr. […]


Photo: Set in stone

The public got its first glimpse of the MLK Memorial on Monday as it was unveiled in Washington, D.C.

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