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Dr. Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' speech: Full text

I have a dream text

The Dream: Martin Luther King Jr. In the process of gaining our rightful place we must not be guilty of wrongful deeds. Let us rise up tonight with a greater readiness. Again and again we must rise to the majestic heights of meeting physical force with soul force. If we were Methodist, and some others, we had been sprinkled, but we knew water.

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Martin Luther King Jr. 'I Have a Dream' Speech Full Text and Video

I have a dream text

With this faith, we will be able to transform the jangling discords of our nation into a beautiful symphony of brotherhood. With this faith we will be able to work together, to pray together, to struggle together, to go to jail together, to stand up for freedom together, knowing that we will be free one day. And he talked about a certain man, who fell among thieves. We can never be satisfied as long as our bodies, heavy with the fatigue of travel, cannot gain lodging in the motels of the highways and the hotels of the cities. They have come to realize that their freedom is inextricably bound to our freedom. Yes, All right With this faith Yes we will be able to transform the jangling discords of our nation Yes into a beautiful symphony of brotherhood. View from the toward the on August 28, 1963 The was partly intended to demonstrate mass support for the proposed by in June.

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Have a Address Delivered at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

I have a dream text

We hold these truths to be self-evident that all men are created equal. Now, if you are not prepared to do that, we do have an agenda that we must follow. Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee. I have a dream that one day down in Alabama, with its vicious racists, with its governor having his lips dripping with the words of interposition and nullification; that one day right down in Alabama little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girls as sisters and brothers. This is not time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of gradualism. I read a few, but one of them I will never forget.

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I Have a Dream' Speech Full Text and Video

I have a dream text

And by the time you get down to Jericho, fifteen or twenty minutes later, you're about 2200 feet below sea level. And then they can move on town -- downtown and tell Mayor Loeb to do what is right. And once that's punctured, your drowned in your own blood -- that's the end of you. Your browser does not support the audio element. Raveling, a star player, had volunteered as a security guard for the event and was on the podium with King at that moment. And whenever injustice is around he tell it. The American Dream: A Short History of an Idea that Shaped a Nation.

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I Have A Dream

I have a dream text

We cannot be satisfied as long as a Negro in Mississippi cannot vote and a Negro in New York believes he has nothing for which to vote. One hundred years later, the Negro is still languishing in the corners of American society and finds himself an exile in his own land. Now is the time to make justice a reality for all of God's children. And he was acting like he had been robbed and hurt, in order to seize them over there, lure them there for quick and easy seizure. I call upon you to be with us when we go out Monday. King was the sixteenth out of eighteen people to speak that day, according to the official program. I say to you today, my friends, so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream.

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Have a Address Delivered at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom

I have a dream text

I have a dream that one day, down in Alabama, with its vicious racists, , every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made plain, and the crooked places will be made straight, and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed, and all flesh shall see it together. From every mountainside, let freedom ring. If I had sneezed, I wouldn't have been around here in 1962, when Negroes in Albany, Georgia, decided to straighten their backs up. Go back to Mississippi, go back to Alabama, go back to South Carolina, go back to Georgia, go back to Louisiana, go back to the slums and ghettos of our northern cities, knowing that somehow this situation can and will be changed. In a sense we have come to our nation's capital to cash a check.

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Martin Luther King I Have a Dream Speech

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Go back to Mississippi, go back to Alabama, go back to South Carolina go back to Georgia, go back to Louisiana, go back to the slums and ghettos of our modern cities, knowing that somehow this situation can and will be changed. Continue to work with the faith that unearned suffering is redemptive. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. Presidents and , and incumbent President , who addressed the crowd and spoke on the significance of the event. Let freedom ring from the snowcapped Rockies of Colorado! Now you know, we use our imagination a great deal to try to determine why the priest and the Levite didn't stop. And our agenda calls for withdrawing economic support from you. My Lord, Yeah One hundred years later, the life of the Negro is still sadly crippled by the manacles of segregation and the chains of discrimination.

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