Posts Tagged ‘Civil Rights’

On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. He addressed a crowd of more than 250,000 people, and implored his listeners to rally for civility, understanding and basic human rights.

His dream was worth sharing. 48 years later, we still celebrate Dr. King’s iconic message.

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martinlutherkingHis dream was worth sharing with the world. On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. gave a speech that became one of the most respected and iconic discourses in American history.

It was a warm summer day when Reverend King stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. He addressed a crowd of more than 250,000 people, and gave his plea for civility, understanding and basic human rights.

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