AFL-CIO's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference Fri-Mon, Jan 15 – 18, Washington Hilton; Complete details here. The conference is completely full, but even if you’re not registered, you can join attendees today at 9:30a as they visit the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial at the Tidal Basin.
Jos Williams & Civil Rights on WPFW Friday, Jan 15; WPFW 89.3 FM or listen online. Tune in to the ARISE radio show where Metro Washington Council president Jos Williams will chat with guest host Gwen McKinney about rights, justice and the unwavering resolve to make the King legacy real. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade and Peace Walk (DC) Mon, January 18, 10:00am – 2:30pm Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, S.E., and Milwaukee Place, S.E., Washington, D.C. AFL-CIO's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference participants join the march. MLK "I Have A Dream" Annual March (VA) Mon, January 18, 9am – 3pm Douglass Community Center, 407 E Market Street, Leesburg, VA Join NOVA Labor during the march and show labor support. It is always a great time with fellow union members, please wear your union colors! Morning program and community event will start at 9am at the Douglass Community Center for those who are unable to march. Courthouse line-up with start at 10:15am for those who will march to Douglass where there will be a lite snack and a 12pm community program.