Anniversary of Dr. King's 'I Have a Dream' Speech

Today is the 47th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech. On August 28, 1963, tens of thousands marched for civil rights in an orderly rally in Washington D.C. As people from all over the country marched for jobs and freedom, President John F. Kennedy waited in the White House to see how things would pan out. The crowd grew to about 250,000...


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