• Inauguration links president to Martin Luther King Jr.
By Linda Green

The second inauguration of President Barack Obama falls on Jan. 21, which is also the legal holiday celebrating the birth of Martin Luther King Jr.
People from across the country will honor the legacy of the great Civil Rights leader by participating in service. They will seek to build bridges, find solutions to problems, and work to bring peace and justice to their communities.
An element of King’s dream of an America where people are judged by the content of the character became reality when Barack Obama was elected the first African American President of the United States in 2008.
Martin Luther King offered true love, strong faith and tremendous hope in his 1963 speech in Washington.

To read more on this story, see the Sun., Jan. 20, edition of The McDuffie Progress.





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