VOICES: Dr. Martin Luther King and the dream


What are you thoughts on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy?

“I think that Martin Luther King Jr. left a great impact on our nation bridging the gap between two different races in our country and without him the Civil Rights movement would not have gained so much momentum and success.” — Jake Edwards, junior

“You are not only responsible for what you say, but also for what you do not say.” Aman Jindani, sophomore

“I think that he left a remarkable impact on the country and definitely changed the way that racism is viewed. He’s definitely an important man who helped gain equality and equal rights. I appreciate the things he did for our country and I think that he left a substantial impact on racism and changed the country in a big way.” — Lily Howe, junior

“To finish his dream, I think the world still needs financial equality. And world peace.” — Casper “Mr. Fred” Fredrickson, upper school art instructor

“I think the different races should give each other flowers. That’d be good!” — Josie Coleman, freshman 

“One thing that still needs to be accomplished to make his dream almost complete is for people to be more accepting.” — Sarah Koplan, sophomore