Monday, January 21, 2013
National Day of Service Honors Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King Jr.
VOAVideo: National Day of Service Honors Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King Jr.
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected in Washington to witness President Barack Obama's second inauguration. The president will be publicly sworn in on Monday, the national holiday celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The inauguration's events begin with a National Day of Service on Saturday January 19 honoring the legacy of the late civil rights leader. President Obama is asking people to participate in projects that serve their communities. VOA's Chris Simkins has the story.