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Editorial: As generations pass, Martin Luther King's legacy better understood
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The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., is seen in this undated file photo. Martin Luther King Jr., leader in the civil rights movement was assassinated on April 4, 1968 in Memphis. (AP Photo) - photo by Associated Press
There is something of a sad, melancholy irony in the fact that as we celebrate the life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend, the national park that includes his birthplace would be closed as part of the federal government shutdown were it not for the generosity of some private funding made available by Delta.