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Favorite Martin Luther King, Jr Quotes

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In honor of Martin Luther King Day, we would like to share a few of our favorite MLK quotes with all of you! Dr. Martin Luther King would have been 87 years old this year. The civil rights leader, minister, and recipient of the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize was born in 1929 and assassinated in 1968. Today is the national holiday, honoring his memory and life’s work, appropriate in a month that also sees the anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. America’s diverse population of some 319 million enjoys the civil rights Dr. King advocated.

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Nearly 2 Out Of 5 American Workers To Receive Paid Day Off For Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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Thirty-seven percent of American employers will provide a paid day off for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, according to Bloomberg BNA’s Holiday Practices Survey of over 350 human resource professionals.  The figure represents a high-water mark for the survey, which was first conducted in 1986, and marks a slight uptick from last year’s previous high (35 percent).    

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