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King delivers ‘I Have a Dream’ speech during March on Washington 50 years ago this hour (1963)


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(Wednesday, August 28, 1963 3:00 p.m. local time; during the African-American Civil Rights Movement (1955–68)) — At least 250,000 people listened today as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have A Dream” speech advocating racial harmony on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Continue reading King delivers ‘I Have a Dream’ speech during March on Washington 50 years ago this hour (1963)