28.08.1963 50 years “I have a dream!” MLK

I have a dream

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On 28.08.1963 Martin Luther King hold his speech ” I have a dream” during athe March on Washington for Jobs and  freedom.

Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American clergyman, activist, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience. King has become a national icon in the history of American progressivism.

King was assasinated  and killed on April 4. 1968 , on the balcony of Lorraine Motel. The Lorraine Motel, where King was assassinated, is now the site of the National Civil Rights Museum.

Full speech in english

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.
Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This…

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