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MLK controversial quote still there

The National Park Service was supposed to remove the quote shown above in February. Now we’re closing in on April and it’s still there. Blame it on the sequester. I don’t take a stand on whether the shortened quote makes … Continue reading

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Happy MLK day

A few thoughts on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial: It is a very personal memorial to folks like me who are 50 or older. Unlike Thomas Jefferson or Abraham Lincoln, we actually remember when this person lived. And died. … Continue reading

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Dr. King Memorial to debut Aug. 22

Get ready for some excitement around the National Mall in coming days. The long-awaited Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial has a soft debut on Aug. 22, a formal District residents-only viewing on Aug. 23 and an estimated 250,000 coming … Continue reading

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