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Apr 5, 2018

A half century ago, Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. came to Memphis to march in support of the city's striking sanitation workers. It was the last trip the Baptist minister turned civil rights leader would make in the name of social justice.

Memphis 50 years after MLK’s death
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Actor Larry Bates plays Martin Luther King Jr. as he rehearses a scene from the play "The Mountaintop", part of events marking the 50th anniversary of King's murder at the Halloran Centre, in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S., March 28, 2018. JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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