Monday is Martin Luther King Day. Learn more about the complicated history behind this special holiday.
In 2000, the same year it pulled the Confederate flag down from its statehouse dome, South Carolina became the last state to sign a bill recognizing Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a paid holiday.
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