Marked Man: Martin Luther King and the FBI

About the Show

Documentary telling the true story of how Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King was subjected to a campaign of intimidation by J. Edgar Hoover’s FBI. Convinced that the eminent activist was a Communist stooge, the controversial FBI Director was determined to stop him at any cost. Colleagues and academics explore the depth of Hoover’s relentless vendetta, examining why he targeted King and the legacy of his decision to do so.