Why He Was in Memphis

Today marks the 46th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Memphis. He was in Memphis to support the work of the city’s black sanitation workers, and all workers. His words, and his work, still stands with all of our workers in the pursuit of fairness and a better life.

Martin Luther King Jr. spoke to more than 10,000 people at Mason Temple in Memphis in support of striking sanitation workers

Martin Luther King Jr. spoke to more than 10,000 people at Mason Temple in Memphis in support of striking sanitation workers

Read more about why he was in Memphis here.

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