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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Civil Rights Activist Speaks About Dr. King, Next Generation Of Leadership During Phila. VisitA former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and one of Dr. Martin Luther King's closest confidants at the time of his assassination spoke in Philadelphia Wednesday in honor of Dr. King.
Martin Luther King High School Commemorates MLK Day In Phila.The Martin Luther King holiday had special significance at the Philadelphia high school named for King.
Ceremony Held At Liberty Bell To Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.The Pine Forge Academy Choir lent the backdrop to a ceremonial ringing of the Liberty Bell, a 30-year Dr. Martin Luther King Day tradition.
Thousands Participate In MLK Day Service Projects Across Delaware ValleyThousands of people are taking part in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.
African American Museum Plans Four Days Of Programming To Celebrate Legacy Of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.The African-American Museum in Philadelphia is set to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
2016 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Events GuideHere’s where to come together, serve and celebrate this MLK Day.
Philadelphia Gears Up For Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of ServiceIn just 12 days, more than 140,000 volunteers are expected to take part in 1,800 service projects across the region with a major focus on celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Montgomery bus boycott started by Rosa Parks and a theme centered on justice.
Three Students Honored in Philadelphia For Essays Honoring Dr. King's Selma MarchThe National Liberty Museum, in Old City, rolled out the red carpet for three students who submitted the winning essays and video speeches marking the 50th anniversary of the historic march.
Monday's MLK Day March Through Center City Puts Next Generation of Leaders in SpotlightThe organizers of that massive march are not the names usually associated with traditional civic leadership in Philadelphia.
MLK Day March In Center City To Focus On Social Justice IssuesThe demonstration set for Monday afternoon is called the MLK Day of Action, Resistance and Empowerment, or MLK DARE.
Philadelphia Gears Up For 20th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of ServiceA kick-off event was held Wednesday at Girard College, the headquarters for the nation's largest day of service.
National Constitution Center Honors Youngest Liberty Medal Recipient Malala Yousafzai is the youngest recipient in the award's 26-year history, and for good reason.

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