MLK Day Gospel Hour, a Writer Discovers her Haunting Family Legacy

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Martin Luther King, Jr. and his wife, Coretta Scott King.

Leonard Lopate honors Martin Luther King Day by playing great Gospel music from the Civil Rights era. Author Karen Branan talks about her family's connection to brutal lynching that occurred in Harris County, Georgia in 1912. Berkeley University professor David Sedlak and Paul Gallay, President of Hudson Riverkeeper, talk about keeping our drinking water safe from contamination.