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Dr Martin Luther King
I Have A Dream
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Text of Dr. King's speech

Dr.Martin Luther King, Jr.: "Justice denied anywhere diminishes justice everywhere"
 

Malcolm X was assassinated February 21, 1965 when he was just 39 years old. At the link is an excerpt of the speech he gave in Detroit on April 12, 1964. It is known as The Ballot or the Bullet and is a fascinating collage of stills and video footage with Malcolm's speech in the background.

Malcolm X: "You and I have never seen democracy, all we've seen is hypocrisy."

Yuri Kochiyama Remembers the Day of Malcolm X’s Assassination

 

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