Congressman Adam Schiff, left, talks to community activist, Marvin Schachter, before a memorial service for Ralph McKnight, which took place at the Levitt Pavilion in Pasadena on Friday, August 12, 2011. McKnight was a prominent civil rights activist and community organizer who held roles in local Democratic Party groups and co-founded organizations such as the Black Males Forum. He was 78 when he died on July 19 at his home in Pasadena.
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