GALLERY: Duke Service of Celebration for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Jan. 20, 2014 @ 12:11 AM
Benjamin Jealous, former NAACP president and CEO, spoke at Duke University’s 2014 Service of Celebration for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., “50 Years: Backwards or Forward?” Also participating in the ceremony was the Collage Dance Company, which led a processional at the start of the event with drumming and dancing. The 100 Men in Black performed, including a song from South Africa in honor of Nelson Mandela and his efforts to end apartheid in that nation. The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen