MLKDay.gov serves as a reminder of what Dr. King’s mission was: to
serve others. The King Day of Service brings together people of all
walks of life. It’s a place where you can learn to take action in your
community, and keep the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. alive.
Watch video, view photos, and read more about this pivotal history
maker from the Biography Channel.
In 1968 Coretta Scott King, wife of Dr. King established The King
Center. It is the official, living memorial dedicated to the
advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PbUtL_0vAJk">YouTube – “I Have a
Watch the monumental speech from Dr. King, given from the steps of the
href="http://www.civilrightsmuseum.org/">National Civil Rights
Located at the Lorraine Motel, the assassination site of Dr. Martin
Luther King Jr., the museum chronicles key episodes of the American
civil rights movement. It displays the legacy of the movement through
collections, exhibitions, and educational programs.
in Pictures: Powerful Days in Black and White
Images are powerful. They can tell a story and they can make an
imprint. These remarkable images, taken by Photographer Charles Moore,
capture the struggles and heartache of the civil rights movement.