Date(s) - Friday, January 8, 2021 - Sunday, February 28, 2021
Medgar Evers Library
Enjoy the following videos in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday on January 15.
Hosted by Medgar Evers Library.
Kid President sharing the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Students remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I have a dream” speech, Recorded and posted online by The Washington Post:
In remembrance of the famous speech delivered by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in August 28, 1963 fourth grade students from Washington D.C.’s Watkins elementary mounted the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Dr. King’s birthday in 2010 to deliver a portion of that same speech from the same spot as the original. Observe for yourself this moving tribute to the nonviolent hero of freedom, equality, and justice, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
MLK, Jr. Remembered
An introductory video from National Geographic about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.‘s efforts in leading the modern American Civil Rights Movement, advocating for the legal equality of African-Americans in the United States, and for all people to “not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”