Friends of Martin Luther King, Jr. : Mrs. Dorothy Cotton
Mrs. Dorothy Cotton was born a poor child during the Great Depression. Years later she became the highest ranking and only female member of the SCLC executive board. She began her activism under the leadership under Reverend Wyatt Tee Walker. She continued her activism as she worked with Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., serving as SCLC's education director. She touched thousands of lives as the director of the citizen education program. Mrs. Cotton is one of the unsung heroes of the civil rights movement and one of the friends of Martin Luther King Jr.
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