Trump Signs Proclamation Honoring Martin Luther King

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed a proclamation honoring slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, whose birthday, January 15, is a federal holiday.

Surrounded by Cabinet members and other dignitaries in the White House, the president spoke of the life of King, his dedication to civil rights for African-Americans and how he preached his entire life about love among all people.

"Today we mourn his loss, we celebrate his legacy, and we pledge to fight for his dream of equality, freedom, justice and peace," Trump said. He encouraged Americans...

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By: VOA - Friday, 12 January

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