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Some interesting facts about martin luther 1963 on the 50th anniversary of this historic civil rights event, we take a look two months before he addressed a crowd of nearly 250,000 with his resounding i have a dream speech at the march on washington for freedom and. Two experts of martin luther king's last speech he delivered it on april 3, 1968, at the mason temple in memphis, tennessee the next day, king was assassin. The life and words of martin luther king jr the march took five days at the end, king made a speech we must have our freedom now, he said we must have the right to vote we're saying civil rights had helped black people in many ways. Dr martin luther king's forgotten african cause he boldly helped champion africans join americans in commemorating the federal holiday of the great civil rights activist, dr martin luther king jr dr martin luther king jr delivers final speech on this day in 1968. Martin luther king on the first amendment martin luther king, jr would have been surprised at the suggestion that the pursuit of racial justice requires censorship somewhere i read of the freedom of speech somewhere i read of the freedom of press.
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