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On Martin Luther King Jr. Day

We are not makers of history. We are made by history. Martin Luther King, Jr. Today is the national holiday signed into law by President Ronald Reagan (yes, Ronald Reagan), to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was a Baptist minister and activist. As a leader …

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On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Today is Monday, a federal and state holiday to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  His actual birthday is January 15, but the federal holiday falls on the third Monday of January so that we can get a three-day weekend.  Or, as I wrote the other day, if you’re a …

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