Home Page > Event > NY State Celebrates MLK, Jr. Day on PBS hosted by Pastor Richardson
18 January, 2021
10:00 a.m.
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“New York State Celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: Civil Rights Then and Now,” which aired Monday, January 18 on PBS stations throughout New York. In addition to viewing options on PBS, the program was also available for viewing on CUNY-TV and is available from January 18 – February 18, 2021 at empirestateplaza.ny.gov/nyking.

Hosted by the Reverend Dr. W. Franklyn Richardson, this year’s program takes viewers on a one-hour virtual tour across New York State, showcasing some of the people and organizations that embody the principles of one of America’s most significant leaders for social justice, freedom, and equality. In addition, the program focuses on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and dreams with music, art, and inspiring stories.