Wednesday February 17th 2016

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“Sooner or later all the people of the world
will have to discover a way to live together in peace,
and thereby transform this pending cosmic elegy
into a creative psalm of brotherhood.”

~ Martin Luther King, Jr

Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) (aged 39) An American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African American civil rights movement. His main legacy is securing progress on civil rights in the United States. Because of this work, he has become a human rights icon. In 1964, King became the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to end racial segregation and racial discrimination through civil disobedience and other non-violent means. *Source | More | King Center

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