- Activist and writer Kevin Powell wonders if Martin Luther King's "Dream" has been realized
- King would have turned 87 on January 15
Kevin Powell is the author of the new book "The Education of Kevin Powell: A Boy's Journey into Manhood." Follow him on Twitter @kevin_powell, or email him at email@example.com. The opinions expressed are solely those of the author.
(CNN)We've come so far from that fateful day on April 4, 1968, when a bullet ended the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s life, yet we have so terribly far to go.