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Monday, January 18, 2010

On this Martin Luther King Day, highlights from yesterday’s event at the Brooklyn Museum featuring Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Majora Carter, Eddie Glaude, Major Owens, and Patricia J. Williams. Plus, Pras Michel of the Fugees on the earthquake aftermath.

Hear More MLK Coverage and See Pictures from Yesterday's MLK Event Here!

Guests:

Majora Carter, Dr. Eddie Glaude, Pras Michel, Major Owens and Patricia J. Williams

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MLK Day: Generations Speak

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