Coretta Scott King, a civil rights activist married to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. , is remembered on her husband's national holiday. Get details on her here.
Coretta Scott King, the widow of Martin Luther King Jr. , said Tuesday that gay marriage is a civil rights issue, denouncing a proposed constitutional amendment that would ban it. Constitutional
Her activism started before her marriage, then complemented and influenced her husbands political work, and continued long after his assassination, in 1968. Scott King was hardly the only