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Revisiting The “Dream Speech”: Martin Luther King’s Vision of a Redeemed America

January 14, 2011
Revisiting The “Dream Speech”: Martin Luther King’s Vision of a Redeemed America

Martin Luther King will forever be associated with the vision of America achieving its aim of a “more perfect union.” King’s speech envisioned a renewal of America, a redeeming of its ‘soul.” Moreover, the “Dream” speech re-set the framework for racial dialogue and the boundaries for political possibility-dismantling of racial segregation. Throughout the speech,...
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Martin Luther King’s Most Significant Speech: I Have A Dream

January 26, 2010

Martin Luther King’s I have A Dream Speech was undoubtedly his best known speech.  More than just a popular address, this speech would resonate in the hearts and minds of Americans for forever. This speech has attained iconic status. The year 1963 was the centennial of the signing of the emancipation proclamation. It was...
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March on Washington: Martin Luther King’s Dream

January 29, 2009

The March on Washington was an event bigger than life. The March united the American political establishment and citizenry behind the demands and goals of the civil rights movement. The brainchild of Asa Philip Randolph, the March on Washington mobilized over 250,000 people.  Ordinary people joined a host of national figures and celebrities, who...
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