The March That Led to MLK's Arrest and Famous Letter

In 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. and Ralph Abernathy led a march through the streets of Birmingham, Alabama. Both were arrested and placed in solitary confinement. There, MLK penned his famously stirring letter defending African-American resistance.

From the Series: America in Color: The 1960s http://bit.ly/2mnsXay


Source: Smithsonian Channel, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__2GqomCXLU
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