Civil Rights Unit (Kadir Nelson, one of this generation& most accomplished, award-winning artists, has created an epic yet intimate introduction to the history of America and African Americans, from colonial days through the civil rights movement.)
Martin Luther King Jr and his wife Coretta Scott King. I imagine a wide smile on his face today as President Obama gets inaugurated into his second term on a day dedicated to remember MLK. Congratulations, and thank you for all of your inspiration for change. This is a beautiful photo.
The Kings...A favorite quote "All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence. " Martin Luther King, Jr. Read more: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/m/martin_luther_king_jr.html#ixzz1ksouJ149
Coretta Scott King, photographed by Moneta Sleet for Ebony in 1958. Mrs. King was a graduate of Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio (B.A. Music Education, 1951) and the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston (Mus.B. in voice, 1954). Moneta Sleet was the Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer who took the famous shot of Mrs. King with her daughter Bernice at Dr. King’s funeral in 1968. Photo: Ebony via Art.com.