Shaun King when he was the lead pastor of Courageous Church in Atlanta. King, who rose to prominence in the aftermath of a police shooting last summer in Ferguson, Mo., pushed back against claims by conservative bloggers that his parents were both white and that he exaggerated an assault he endured two decades ago while attending high school in Versailles.
Shaun King when he was the lead pastor of Courageous Church in Atlanta. King, who rose to prominence in the aftermath of a police shooting last summer in Ferguson, Mo., pushed back against claims by conservative bloggers that his parents were both white and that he exaggerated an assault he endured two decades ago while attending high school in Versailles. Vino Wong Associated Press file photo
Shaun King when he was the lead pastor of Courageous Church in Atlanta. King, who rose to prominence in the aftermath of a police shooting last summer in Ferguson, Mo., pushed back against claims by conservative bloggers that his parents were both white and that he exaggerated an assault he endured two decades ago while attending high school in Versailles. Vino Wong Associated Press file photo

Shaun King, controversial social justice activist, returning to Ky. for speech

April 20, 2016 10:23 AM

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