Global Dignity, an international non-profit dedicated to promoting dignity-based values amongst young people in schools, youth and community-based groups, refugee camps and beyond, launched a social media campaign in partnership with The King Center today. The Global Dignity campaign commemorates the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and encourages acts of kindness to honor his enduring legacy. The campaign is part of The King Center's #MLK50Forward initiative. John Hope Bryant, a Co-Founder and Board Member of Global Dignity, and the CEO and Founder of Operation HOPE, said: "Dr. King was assassinated 50 years ago on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, where he was organizing to support the dignity of sanitation workers and deliver his "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech just the day before. Around the world, and here in the United States, there is a renewed movement for compassion, understanding and loveā€”the values that Dr. King lived and died for." Read the complete article here

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