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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 Advertisements

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I AM A MAN

This was the infamous sign worn and carried by the sanitation workers of Memphis during the March, 1968 sanitation workers strike. Garbage collector is easily near the top of the list of the worst jobs imaginable. How many kids say … Continue reading

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