Martin Luther King Jr was born January 1929 into a life of Southern segration but would eventually be thrust into a unique position where he would become a national icon in the history of American progressivism.
Powerful Photo: President Barack Obama tours the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D. Without Dr. Kings and others persistence and courage for equality there would be what we know today, a President Barack Obama.
Teaching and engaging in Martin Luther King Day is more important than ever. This "I Have a Dream," writing activity is personal, creative, and filled with opportunities for differentiation. The Martin Luther King Jr. timeline and biography activity is a