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Celebrating Dr Martin Luther King, Jr!

Posted by Tonisha Kimble on

Happy birthday Dr Martin Luther King, Jr!

One of the world's best-known advocates of nonviolent social change, King was a civil rights leader. He led the march on August 28, 1963 that attracted more than 250,000 protesters to Washington, D.C. There, he delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" oration. During the year following the march, King's renown as a nonviolent leader grew, and in 1964, he received the Nobel Peace Prize. In 1986 King's birthday, January 15th became a federal holiday celebrated the third Monday in January.


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 Learn more about Dr King in these selected audiobooks and eBooks:

Meet Martin Luther King, Jr. (eBook)

Kid Activists: True Tales of Childhood from Champions of Change (eBook)

Child of the Civil Rights Movement (eBook)

Voices from the March on Washington (eBook)

Martin Luther King: The Essential Box Set (audiobook)

My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (audiobook)

I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (audiobook)

  Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr? (audiobook)

Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! (audiobook)

A Gift of Love: Sermons from 'Strength to Love' and Other Preachings (audiobook)

Strive Toward Freedom (audiobook)

Marching to the Mountaintop: How Poverty, Labor Fights and Civil Rights Set the Stage for Martin Luther King Jr's Final Hours (audiobook)

Letter from Birmingham Jail (audiobook)






  Why We Can't Wait (audiobook)


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