As we mark the 40th anniversary of Dr. King's assassination today, it seems appropriate to celebrate the legacy of his life's work. Dr. King was a powerful speaker and his words inspired a generation of Americans to dream bigger dreams about the future of ALL of our children, regardless of the color of their skin.
40 years after a gunman attempted to silence Dr. King's voice, we once again are debating whether leadership can be measured by the power of inspiring, visionary words. Are they just words? Is there power in those words that can be translated into real change?
Watch this 13 minute video and see the impact that Senator Obama's movement for change is having on a group of teenagers in the Bronx. Regardless of your politics, you will be moved by the impact that the election is having on this group of kids.