Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
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- Roger Lewis Architect; Columnist, "Shaping the City," Washington Post; and Professor Emeritus of Architecture, University of Maryland College Park
- Ally Schweitzer Arts & Culture Reporter, WAMU
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