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Rabid Reader: MLK, 'To the Mountaintop'

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Rabid Reader: MLK, 'To the Mountaintop'

Rabid Reader: MLK, 'To the Mountaintop'

Rabid Reader: MLK, 'To the Mountaintop'

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On what would have been the 75th birthday of the civil rights leader, NPR's Karen Grigsby Bates — doing double duty as Day to Day's literary editor — speaks with Stewart Burns, author of To the Mountaintop: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Sacred Mission to Save America: 1955-1968.