Arizona State University English professor Neal Lester talks about the impact of Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Arizona on race relations and more.
and We'll talk to a couple of winners of the city of Tempe's MLK Diversity Awards. Earl Newton of Hood 2 Hood Foundation, will tell us about his group, which seeks to teach and empower youth that hate is not the answer to problems in our society. Hood 2 Hood Foundation is the winner of the Community Group/Organization award. We'll also hear from Destiny Medina, a winner of the individual youth award. She is a senior at Marcos de Niza High School, where she is a member of the Stand and Serve Club, a community-based program committed to violence prevention and positive youth development. and Meet some of the winners of Arizona State University's MLK Jr. Committee's essay and poster contest, which has students reflect on the civil rights leader's teachings.