Assassination of Dr. King, Then and Now

The assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was a watershed moment for African-Americans and the world.  The loss of the civil rights leader still reverberates more than half a century later.  We look back on that time and how his death affected America then and still affects us now.

Resources:

Montgomery County Office of Human Rights:  https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/humanrights/

Maryland Civil Rights Educational Freedom Experience

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fJYKdO4EEk&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR0rUULjtaG-qthhKy3YCHOTEeGrNEJWXKo9yT9yVodoR0BJZHICrUuGwlY

Guests:

Joan Mulholland, Civil Rights Movement Freedom Rider (not pictured)

Willie Pearl Mackey King, Historian, Secretary to Dr. King

Jim Stowe, Director, Montgomery County Office of Human Rights

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