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Marcher and life-long activist Mary Nelson Remembers Martin Luther King, Jr.

Marcher and life-long activist Mary Nelson Remembers Martin Luther King, Jr.

It was more than 50 years ago on a sweltering summer Chicago night in 1966 that young activist Mary Nelson first met and marched with Dr. King and gospel great Mahalia Jackson.  She's been marching ever since. Listen to her story of that once-in-a-lifetime experience.