Celebrating Martin Luther King's Progressive Legacy

From ThinkProgress Mon Jan 21 2013, 13:30:19

Today is the official ceremony for President Obama's second inauguration and the national celebration of Martin Luther King Day. The holiday, which was not officially observed in all 50 states until 2000, honors the civil rights leader and nonviolent activist who led the struggle for African American equality, and against militarism, materialism, and poverty. And [...]

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