Joshua I. Altman

Joshua Altman is a multimedia producer and digital storyteller in Washington D.C. He is a graduate of Georgetown University's M.A. program in Communication, Culture and Technology and The George Washington University with a double major in Journalism & Mass Communication and History, two areas in which Joshua always held a strong interest.

The global civil rights icon who is being commemorated this week will always be “Dad” to the son who bears his name.

“We tossed the football in our front yard, we would ride bicycles, we would play baseball from time to time,” Martin Luther King III told The Hill. “In his suit and his shoes and his shirt, he would maybe loosen his tie and ... we just played.”