Tag: MLK Day

A statue at the National Museum of African American History and Culture depicts Tommie Smith (C), John Carlos (R) and Peter Norman of Australia (L) at the Mexico City 1968 Olympic Games.

Smithsonian Celebrates 50th Anniversary of MLK Day With “City of Hope” Exhibition

Smithsonian Resurrect Dr. Martin Luther King’s Last Civil Rights Campaign Almost, half a century has gone by since Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was assasinated. He was  silenced on April 4, 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee, the night before that he was to lead a protest march in sympathy with striking garbage workers of that Read More