This photo collage, courtesy of BlackNews.com, is a striking comparison of the similarities between future first lady Michelle Obama and Coretta Scott King, wife of Civil Rights Leader Dr. Martin Luther King. The comparison takes on an entire new angle considering the polar opposite situations in which they were taken. Photographers captures Mrs. Obama sitting with her daughters listening to her husband speak, while the photo of Mrs. King was taken at the her husband’s funeral. That caption accompanying the original image read “One Black Man Had To Die For Another Black Man To Win.”

This photo collage, courtesy of BlackNews.com, is a striking comparison of the similarities between future first lady Michelle Obama and Coretta Scott King, wife of Civil Rights Leader Dr. Martin Luther King. The comparison takes on an entire new angle considering the polar opposite situations in which they were taken. Photographers captures Mrs. Obama sitting with her daughters listening to her husband speak, while the photo of Mrs. King was taken at the her husband’s funeral. That caption accompanying the original image read “One Black Man Had To Die For Another Black Man To Win.”