Opinion Street Beat

STREET BEAT: ‘What is the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. 50 years after his death?’

Compiled by Dorany Pineda in Koreatown.

Nancy Supall
La Verne
“It’s still to have a dream. That peace and freedom and nonviolence can perceive over trying to fight and using violence to get your point across.”
“What he did was really important to the U.S.A. with black people’s rights and everything. I think it still has importance to remember what he did and why he did it.”
Adriana Aguirre-Robertson
Silver Lake
“I would say social justice in general, bringing equality among everybody, and I think it’s important … not to forget him and his legacy.”