Many parallels have been drawn between the two men. However, this clip from a 1964 BBC interview further draws them together. In the interview, Dr. King predicts “in less than 40 years” there would be a black U.S. president.
Watch the clip:
Congratulations, President Obama. Enjoy this day?the difficult challenges ahead can wait until tomorrow.
FYI: A tip of the hat to The Huffington Post.