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Spanish-Speaking World Remembers Civil Rights Leader

Martin Luther King statue
Statue of Martin Luther King in Mexico City. Photo by Diógenes; licensed via Creative Commons.

Although he began his career as a pastor with little thought of becoming known throughout the world, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. came to be one of the world's most influential people of the 20th century. His vision of a world without racial prejudice has resonated across divisions of race, nationality and religion.

To get a fresh perspective on the assassinated civil rights leader, read these sites to see how King is viewed by the Spanish-speaking world: