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MLK: 50 years later

MLK: 50 YEARS LATER
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Rally to end racism unites capital 50 years after MLK’s death

Fifty years after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., religious leaders from various faiths gathered for prayer and readings at various events in Washington, determined to keep the civil rights leader’s vision and message alive.

 
Las Vegas Valley groups still fighting for civil rights

In his “I Have a Dream” speech, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke of his dream that his children, peers and mentors would have the opportunity for quality of life, access to education, and to be seen as human, said Micajah Daniels, a co-founder of Black Lives Matter UNLV.