A Look Back At Martin Luther King Jr.

Jan 20, 2014

As we celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we not only remember the man,  but his legacy of human rights advocacy that continues on as access to opportunities become more available.

UPR's Taylor Halversen spoke with Marvin Roberts, Assistant Vice President for student engagement and diversity at Utah State University about the man, the meaning of the day and how his dream is still being achieved.

King speaking to an anti-Vietnam war rally at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul on April 27, 1967.
Credit Minnesota Historical Society

"In 2014, over 50 years since Dr. Martin Luther King Junior's renowned "I have a dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, many people are still striving to make his dream a reality."

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