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“We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny.”

Today, April 16, is the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail.”  The letter was written to fellow ministers who questioned MLK’s timing and strategy in pushing for justice and freedom and equality. Like all of … Continue reading

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leading up to six : 01 The Commercial Appeal, the daily newspaper of Memphis, Tennessee, has published an immersive, interactive account of the last 32 hours of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life. It’s a brilliant, beautiful, chilling narrative that will … Continue reading

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A picture worth a thousand tears

Check out this account by photographer Richard Copley who captured some of the most memorable images of Martin Luther King’s final weeks: http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/04/04/17603354-mlk-and-me-how-rookie-photographer-captured-history

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