Posted inD Kevin McNeir, National

Remembering MLK 50 Years Later: D.C. Joins Tributes Worldwide

Wednesday, April 4, marked the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. — a day during which Washingtonians paused to remember, reflect and rededicate their lives to making the District, its sister cities and the nation the Beloved Community that King would hope for, work toward and dream about until his tragic death in Memphis in 1968.