07/30/2013 03:38 pm ET

Fellows Connect To Message In "Letter From Birmingham Jail"


Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham Jail" is a seminal text used as an integral part of the Aspen Seminar, and many Aspen Institute fellowship programs. Participants at the Aspen Leaders Action Forum continue to take the letter to heart. As seen in the video above, during the Forum's kickoff lunch on July 29th, former Wofford College President and Aspen Institute Senior Moderator Ben Dunlap and various Fellows quoted parts of King's letter that resonated with specific projects they are pursuing.

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