This year marks the 30th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemoration at Penn State, University Park. One of the events on Monday, January 19th ,will be a replaying of the audio of a speech King gave at Penn State 50 years ago.
Bob Zellner’s story starts about as far as you can get from where it ended up. Born in lower Alabama, his father, uncles and grandfather were robe-wearing members of the Ku Klux Klan. In his inspirational memoir, "The Wrong Side of Murder Creek: A White Southerner in the Freedom Movement,” he chronicles his journey to become one of the first white southerners in the early civil rights movement