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January 31, 2006

Kingmaker now silent

Coretta Scott King: 1927-2006
Heads are bowed here in Atlanta around the world today as the news spreads of the death of Coretta Scott King. The 78 year old widow of Martin never quite recovered from the stroke she suffered in August 2005. This morning, former Ambassador Andrew Young told the local NBC affiliate via telephone that Mrs. King always believed in the "possibility of change". To that, I say amen.

UPDATE: Other black bloggers are reacting the news of the King passing.

LaShawn Barber has more.
Dell Gines asks where do we go from here?
Independent Conservative covers the death of Coretta Scott King
Keith Boykin calls Mrs. King an exceptional example of endurance,perserverance and strenght.

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