“Give Us the Ballot”

All Current Exhibits  January 5, 2022

“Give Us the Ballot,” a selection of quotes by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., on voting and engagement, including an excerpt from his 1957 speech, “Give us the Ballot.”  Originally presented in conjunction with “Our Voting Rights: The Struggle Continues,” the Town of Brookline’s virtual event that celebrated MLK Day 2022. To view the celebration, coordinated by Brookline’s MLK Celebration Committee, visit anytime https://www.brooklinema.gov/465/MLK-Celebration-Committee.

This exhibit has been extended through February 14 to mark Black History Month.

Image: John Wilson, Martin Luther King Jr. (2002), Courtesy of Martha Richardson Fine Art, Boston

Special Thanks: Sarah Collier and Jack Curtis