C.T. Vivian returns to struggle to help guide SCLC

In this Jan. 4, 2012 photo, civil rights activist C.T. Vivian speaks to a journalist at his home in Atlanta. Vivian has been named the new vice president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. Vivian, a close friend of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will be taking over the famed civil rights group co-founded by King that has been mired in turmoil over its management and finances in recent years. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

January 7, 2012 9:23:45 AM PST
At age 87, civil rights veteran C.T. Vivian could have easily retired from the struggle for justice and equality, but is instead he is the new vice president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.