Monday, January 16, 2012
The Martin Luther King Jr. March goes off without a hitch, and — after the near-tragedy of last year (ABC) — with a considerable amount of fanfare.
(For an overview of Dr. King's ideas, Internet generation, see photo at right.)
There was no violence, and though police presence was heightened, it was all background to the spirit of the day.
Topics of Ivan Bush's annual speach:
MLK's spirit of protest is alive and well, and going after an allegedly racist South Carolina voting law.
and lastly, President Obama on MLK's spirit of service: