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The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

On this episode of Prime Time Politics, we introduce a new interview segment. Host Scott Slade will sit down with Michael Thurmond, Chair of the MLK State Holiday Commission and Representative Keith Heard, Vice Chair of the Legislative Black Caucus to discuss tonight’s “Prime Topic”, The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. In our Roundtable segment, Slade is joined by Tom Crawford of The Georgia Report, Jim Galloway of the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Hank Klibanoff, Pulitzer Prize winning co-author of The Race Beat, and Nwandi Lawson of GPB’s Lawmakers. The panel will discuss the State of the Dream, the role of the media during the Civil Rights Movement, and race relations today, plus much more!