The Compendium entitled, How Far Have We Come?, is a compilation of the MLK50 Commemoration Symposium in Memphis in April 2018. Thought leaders who presented on the topics of poverty, economic equality, labor, wages, education and faith in answering the themed question "Where do we go from here?", the title of King's last book.
Experts gathered to identify analyze and discuss prevalent issues (economic equity, poverty, justice and education) and offer solutions. Each section of the Compendium concludes with questions and recommendations for activation. The publication also includes selections from the MLK50 Scholars Committee’s “50 Voices for 50 Years.”
The publications are released to continue to draw attention to prevalent issues and motivate action to provoke positive social change.