40th Anniversary Of MLK's Assassination Remembered

The Rev. Al Sharpton (L), Martin Luther King III (R),and his sister Bernice (C), link arms as they sing "We Shall Overcome" during a vigil on the balcony of the Lorraine Hotel where Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated, April 4, 2008 in Memphis, Tennessee. King was killed by James Earl Ray 40 years ago today.
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