Martin Luther King Jr. Day is holiday marking Dr. King’s birthday and honoring his legacy. Dr. King was a prominent spokesperson in the Civil Rights Movement, which successfully protested racial discrimination in federal and state law. Augustana College is hosting a community celebration to honor Martin Luther King. Jr. Day. The Theme for this year’s event is “Rise,” from King’s quote “I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up.”
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