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Millennials and the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.

Clip | 8m 21s

Correspondent Dan Lothian interviews Rev. Eugene Rivers and Northeastern U. Professor Sarah Jackson in Boston about the attitudes of young people toward Martin Luther King Jr.. Among millennial activists, Jackson says, there is both an embrace and at the same time distance from King, admiration for King’s goals but with no wish for any new leader and seeking a movement driven from the ground up.

Aired: 01/13/17

Rating: NR

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