Apr 05, 2016 at 07:26 PM

Santa Barbara Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

By MLK Santa Barbara

Press Release: Noozhawk

Weekend January 13 - 16, 2017

Santa Barbara Honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Santa Barbarans Choose to ‘Stick with Love’ on Martin Luther King Day

Celebrations in honor of slain civil-rights leader included speeches, poetry, dancing, singing and a march from De La Guerra Plaza to The Arlington Theatre.

With the people’s faith in public institutions hitting close to rock bottom, politics as polarizing as ever, and violent attacks rocking communities across the globe, pessimism and tensions seem to be at an all-time high.

However, Santa Barbarans celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday had a starkly different message for their community: Stick with love.

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With the people’s faith in public institutions hitting close to rock bottom, politics as polarizing as ever, and violent attacks rocking communities across the globe, pessimism and tensions seem to be at an all-time high.

However, Santa Barbarans celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday had a starkly different message for their community: Stick with love.

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