MLK http://wkar.org en Friend and colleague of MLK recalls his life http://wkar.org/post/friend-and-colleague-mlk-recalls-his-life <p></p><p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this date 45 years ago, civil rights pioneer Martin Luther King, Junior was murdered in Memphis, Tennessee. &nbsp;To the world, King was an icon of equality and justice. &nbsp;His family and friends, of course, saw something more. &nbsp;One of Dr. King’s closest friends was William G. Anderson. &nbsp;Anderson is an osteopathic surgeon with Michigan State University who practices in Detroit. &nbsp;In 1961, Anderson lived in Albany, Georgia, where he started what came to be known as the “Albany Movement,” one of the first successful organized protests of the era. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:55:50 +0000 Current State 33771 at http://wkar.org Friend and colleague of MLK recalls his life