America celebrates the federal holiday in honour of Martin Luther King

A crowd of demonstrators gathered in Seattle at the 39th annual e MLK Jr. Day March and Rally.

Martin Luther King III, the oldest son of  the civil rights movement leader, spoke to CNN on the federal holiday honouring his father, he said:  “My father always believed in the people of our nation. Certainly, he would be greatly disappointed in how we have chosen to conduct ourselves at this particular moment.”

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