The controversial inscription carved in stone on the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial finally will be erased. Why? Because Dr. King didn't say that. A wrong will be put right, and that is a welcome present for the civil rights leader on his birthday, January 15, 1929.
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Photo of MLK Monument inscription I was a drum major for justice, peace and righteousness ©2012 Julian Fong (levork on flickr.com), CC BY-SA 2.0