The Great Debaters
Wharton, Herenton, Cohen, and Whalum talk it up on MLK Day.
January 24, 2008 at 4:00AM
There was some fine oratory on Monday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, as that part of King's legacy was upheld by mayors Willie Herenton and A C Wharton, congressman Steve Cohen, and city school board member Rev. Kenneth Whalum Jr. Somewhat surprisingly, none of them were on the speakers platform outside the National Civil Rights Museum for a 9 a.m. rally by the group Memphis Cares.