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John Lewis (far right) with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (center) leading a civil rights march in Alabama from Selma to Montgomery to protest restrictive voting rights for African Americans in 1965.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was a pastor, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. - Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. http://peaceproject.com/subjects/African%20American%20and%20MLK

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, praying with some of his fellow civil rights activists as they prepare to peacefully march on 1 February 1965 (subsequently known as “Bloody Sunday”) in Selma, Alabama.

marmartin-luther-king Martin Luther King, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, 1956 Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were.tin-luther-king

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Need to Know the Theme for African-American History Month? Read This

Need to Know the Theme for African-American History Month? Read This: Black History Month in February follows the Martin Luther King Day holiday in mid January. In 2014, the theme is the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and an appraisal of civil rights in America today.