DC Events Honor MLK’s Legacy


DC Events Honor MLK’s Legacy

Wednesday marks 50 years since Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated. Events around D.C. and across the country are honoring his memory and carrying on his legacy.
Among the local events:
The A.C.T to End Racism Rallybegan at 7 a.m. with an hour-long silent march from the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial to the National Mall, followed by an interfaith service. Then, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., a rally and call to commitment on the Mall featured speakers such as Danny Glover, DeRay Mckesson, Louis Gossett, Jr., Yolanda Adams and more.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser laid …

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