Civil Rights Journalist Kathryn Johnson Dies at 93


Award-winning Associated Press reporter Kathryn Johnson, the only journalist allowed inside Martin Luther King Jr.’s home the day he was assassinated in 1968, has passed away at the age of 93 in Atlanta.

The AP called Johnson "a trailblazing reporter … whose intrepid coverage of the civil rights movement and other major stories led to a string of legendary scoops.”

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