Rev Martin Luther King Jr. honored with Presidential Proclamation Commemorating 50th Anniversary of his Assassination

President Trump and the White House finally updated their internet sites with National proclamation to commemorate 50th Anniversary of Assassination of Reverend Martin Luther King Jr, to reflect on this day, April 4th, in Rev. King’s honor. Rev. King, a southern minister and civil rights leader born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia was assassinated on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was also the first president of Southern Christian Leadership Conference.

Within the text of this proclamation, Trump also gave shout out to President Abraham Lincoln as follows —> “President Abraham Lincoln sought to eradicate the senseless divisions of racial hierarchies when he issued the Emancipation Proclamation”.

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