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Denver's 38th Annual Marade Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Draws Crowd

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The 38th annual Marade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on January 16, 2023.
The 38th annual Marade honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. drew a crowd, including current public officials such as Senator John Hickenlooper, Governor Jared Polis and Mayor Michael Hancock, as well as many of the candidates who'd like to replace Hancock as mayor. Former legislator Wilma Webb, who pushed for MLK's birthday to become a state holiday before it was recognized federally, also spoke.