Join us in celebrating the 91st birthday anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr by remembering him first as a leader who struggled for racial equality, social justice, labor rights, peace, and against the entire system that reproduces inequality and violence.


    • Dr. Akilah Carter-Francique, Institute for the Study of Sport, Society and Social Change,
    • Dr. Oscar Battle, Founder, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Legacy Committee
    • Zahra Billoo, Director, Council on American-Islamic Relations – SF Bay Area
    • Teresa Castellanos, Board President, San José Unified School District
    • Karthikeyan Shanmugam, Ambedkar King Study Circle
    • Karen Musa, President, South Valley Islamic Community
    • Rev. Jethroe Moore, President of the San José / Silicon Valley NAACP


    • Unity presentation by Ethiopian and Eritrean communities
    • Readings of excerpts from several of Dr. King’s most momentous speeches
    • Multi-cultural drumming
    • Dance of Peace


Saturday, January 18, 2020
2 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
Fourth Street Lobby
150 East San Fernando Street, San Jose


Sharat G. Lin

Free and open to the public
Wheelchair accessible

For more information

San Jose Peace & Justice Center


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