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Young People Look at the Legacy of Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King, Jri
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August 25, 2013 9:48 PM
As the 50th year anniversary (August 28) of the “March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom” approaches, many young people are learning more about prominent civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. During the huge rally, he delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech, calling for an end to racial segregation. VOA’s Deborah Block spoke with some young people about their thoughts on King’s legacy.

Young People Look at the Legacy of Civil Rights Leader Martin Luther King, Jr

Published August 25, 2013

As the 50th year anniversary (August 28) of the “March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom” approaches, many young people are learning more about prominent civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. During the huge rally, he delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech, calling for an end to racial segregation. VOA’s Deborah Block spoke with some young people about their thoughts on King’s legacy.