Dr. Martin Luther King‘s niece, Alveda King, is speaking out about the viral image of her uncle wearing a hoodie in support of Trayvon Martin.
She says she’s not a fan of the image and furthermore adds Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would never wear a hoodie.
Andrea Tantaros asked King if she had seen the hoodie photo on her radio show Tuesday. “What do you think of this image? And what would your uncle think?” Tantaros asked.
In response King said, “Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would very likely not wear a hoodie,” she said. “I can assure you he would not wear sagging pants. I don’t even think I’ve ever even seen his sons with sagging pants.”
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