AJC – Newsweek is taking a pounding in the new year for tweeting a photo of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in his casket on Monday. The photo accompanied a tweet saying, “Has anyone here seen my old friend Martin?” and linking to a month-old blog post on notable anniversaries of 2018.
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