Life & work of Martin Luther King, Jr
Martin Luther King, Jr. emerged as a key leader of the boycott and to many the face of the Civil Rights Movement. He did not advocate and agitate for the rights guaranteed to all citizens of the United States by himself. Click the link below to learn more anthe boycott that started the march back from laws designed to disadvantage people of color in the US.
Sweet Honey in the Rock released a new album in January 2016. One of the songs links the long history of violence against fellow citizens from Dr. King's time through the present.