30 Maayo, 2008, Bulshada Filibiinta Seattle, Inc. waxay u dabbaaldagtay furitaanka xarunta bulshada ee dhawaanta dib loo dhisay lana balladhiyay ee ku taal Jidka Martin Luther King Jr. 5740. Isagoo la sameeyay 1935 oo ah Golaha Barwaaqo –sooranka Filibiiniyiinta Seattle, Bulshada Filibiiniyiinta Seattle wuxuu ugu adeegaa bulshada Filibiiniyiinta Maraykanka barnaamijyo tacliineed, adeegyada sare, xiisado luuqadda iyo qoob-ka-ciyaara, iyo muxaaminimada. Xarunta cusubi waxay ku taal goobtii hooyga u ahayd ururka wakhtiga dheer ee Jidka Martin Luther King Jr. S, Imbaraadooriyaddii hore ee Bowling Alley oo ay kooxdu iibsatay 1965.
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Note: This essay was emended on January 25, 2012, to correct the birthdate of Clarence D. Martin.