Martin Luther King Memorial

Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
<> on August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC.
At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
<> on August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC.
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
<> on August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC.
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
<> on August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC.
At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
<> on August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC.
At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial At 30-feet-tall, the sculpture at the new Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is opened to the public for the first time on the National Mall August 22, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fifteen years after Congress authorized the memorial, the statue of the American civil rights pioneer will be dedicated on August 28, the 48th anniversary of King's historic 'I Have A Dream' speech. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president.      (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Media Preview Held For The Martin Luther King National Memorial The "Stone of Hope" sculpture of Martin Luther King by Chinese artist Lei Yixin is open to the public on August 22, 2011 at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, DC. The memorial is the first on the National Mall to honor an African-American and the first to honor a person who did not serve as president. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Comments

Latest Galleries

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Dinner & AwardsThe Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration was held at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, on February 6th.
Denver Broncos Win Super Bowl 50
PHOTOS: KHTK At Radio Row For Super Bowl 50
Gallery: Special Olympics Skills And Drills In San Jose
NFL Experience At Super Bowl 50
Super Bowl Opening Night At SAP Center
Gallery: The Caltrain Experience To Super Bowl City
Super Bowl City

More From CBS Sacramento

The Taz Show
LIVE: Monday through Friday from 6am – 6pm ET

Listen Live