Michael Honey

Michael Honey is author of Going Down Jericho Road: The Memphis Strike, Martin Luther King's Last Campaign (W.W. Norton) and Haley Professor of Humanities at the University of Washington, Tacoma.

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Tuesday, January 20, 2009
What Would King Tell Obama?
What would Martin Luther King, Jr., whose birthday we celebrate on January ninetenth, say to Barack Obama, inaugurated as President of the United States on January twentieth? A friend of mine is judging student essays on that question for the King Holiday. It is a good question, with answers that might surprise some people.
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