Thousands filled East Union Street after a Martin Luther King Jr. Day rally at Garfield High School to march to the Federal Building in downtown Seattle for another rally.  (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times)
Thousands fill East Union Street for a Martin Luther King Jr. Day march. (Steve Ringman / The Seattle Times)

Thousands rally peacefully in Seattle to remember civil-rights leader MLK Jr.

A Seattle event drew thousands, with people reaffirming commitment to the justice Martin Luther King Jr. spoke about. Said one teen, “To see everyone come in for the cause of people who have been put down in the past, to see them come in to lift up a community, it’s beautiful.”  VIEW Updated

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