The MLK Coaltion led the 49th annual march from the Underground Railroad Freedom Center to Washington Park on January 15 in celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. The march started shortly after 10:30 am on Monday morning. The march ended roughly an hour later at Washington Park, with the MLK Coalition hosting a program at Music Hall. The 2024 theme was 鈥淟ove, Power, Justice鈥 in honor of Dr. King鈥檚 dedication to making these ideals a reality for all people, especially those oppressed by poverty, racism and violence. Speakers of the program included Bishop Ennis Tait, Rickell Howard Smith, and Judge Fanon Rucker. Photo by Herald staff

By Herald Staff

Mayor Aftab Pureval (front), Michael Fischer, and hundreds of others braved the freezing temperatures to participate in the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King March organized by the Martin Luther King Coalition. Photo by David Chimusoro

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