Martin Luther King
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On this day 49 years ago, on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered what has come to be known as his “I Have A Dream” speech.
The Martin Luther King memorial dedication set for Sunday in Washington, D.C.. has been cancelled because of Hurricane Irene, disappointing dozens of Chicagoans who had hoped to honor the civil-rights icon.
Mayor Daley said Monday that the anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King is a reminder of how far this nation still has to go in dealing with violence in America.
A private school keeps its students in class for Dr. King’s holiday, to honor the civil-rights leader’s legacy.
Mayor Richard M. Daley asked the owners of downtown buildings to use blue lighting next week to symbolize peace in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.