Word On the Street: Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
“I had the honor of meeting Dr. King. He was a true model for my generation that...
“I had the honor of meeting Dr. King. He was a true model for my generation that had the sit-ins. Dr. King inspired us to reflect on ourselves as to who we were and what we wanted to do with our lives. Dr. King made us think about what the content of our character should be. When I shook that man’s hand I trembled because that was the man that we looked to for our deep inspiration and spiritual energy. He was God sent to show African Americans on how to live in a very racist, violent society on how to maintain our composure in America.”