March For Civility to Bring People Together Against Hate, Violence, Racism, Injustice, September 23, 2017 at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.
(Washington, D.C.) - On September 23rd, 2017 thousands will unite together against hate, violence, racism and injustice at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. for the March for Civility. Ken Nwadike, Jr. of the Free Hugs Project and his organization RestoreCivility.org, are leading up this March in Washington. Following in the words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr who said, “Those who love peace must learn to organize as effectively as those who love war.” Nwadike says, "We must show that there are more of us that choose love and equality than those that choose hate and division.” Ken Nwadike, Jr. has become an internet sensation but also, so much more. Since handing out free hugs a few years ago at the Boston Marathon in the year following the terrible bombing tragedy, he's become one of the nation's leading Inspirational Speakers and Peace Activists. He has been showing up at protests around the country to help maintain peace on the front [...]