Monument Represents King's Unfinished Work

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, who writes a column for the Chicago Sun-Times, says that the MLK memorial is a tribute to a man whose work is not yet done.

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The Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial (Getty)
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