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Lyndon Johnson & Martin Luther King, Jr.

Washington, DC
Saturday, May 14, 2011

The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia hosted a discussion about the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., and his relationship with President Lyndon B. Johnson.

It was Johnson – just after  President Kennedy’s assassination – who assured King that he intended to be a “Civil Rights President.”

Updated: Monday, May 16, 2011 at 11:33am (ET)

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