Monday, January 18, 2021 marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day, an American federal holiday in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday which is observed on the third Monday of January every year. \nThis year, Canada's NDP leader, Jagmeet Singh posted a message in celebration of the holiday. \nEditor's Choice: Jagmeet Singh Wants The Proud Boys To Be Named A Terrorist Group & There's A Petition\n\n"Only when it's dark enough can you see the stars” ― Martin Luther King Jr.Friends, we are living through some difficult times.But, let's remember the words of Dr. King and the lessons of history ― when we take care of and uplift one another, we all rise.#MLKDay— Jagmeet Singh (@theJagmeetSingh) January 18, 2021\n\n \n"Only when it's dark enough can you see the stars” ― Martin Luther King Jr.," he quoted.\nSingh continued to reference the particularly "difficult times" that we are living through right now. \n"But, let's remember the words of Dr. King and the lessons of history ― when we take care of and uplift one another, we all rise," he concluded. \nToday Twitter is flooded with messages and quotes in honour of King.\nThis week also marks the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden on January 20.