Reverend urges Tenn. Governor Lee to act during Nashville MLK Day event


From the AP/News 9 ABC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A civil rights leader gave an impassioned speech in front of thousands as he urged Tennessee Republican Gov. Bill Lee and others in attendance to not just love Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy but act.

The Tennessean reports the Rev. William Barber II delivered a fiery and sometimes adversarial speech Monday in Nashville at an event honoring King. Barber is the co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign.

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