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‘I Have a Dream’ speech by Martin Luther King (analysis - pt 1/2)
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Benjamin Zephaniah's commentary on Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' speech.
‘I Have a Dream’ speech by Martin Luther King (analysis - pt 2/2)
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Benjamin Zephaniah examines Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' speech.
"By any means necessary" - Malcolm X
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Extracts from Malcolm X’s speech to an audience of supporters.
16th Street Baptist Church bombing, 1963
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Personal accounts of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing.
Abraham Lincoln and slavery in the USA
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Abraham Lincoln’s views on slavery before his election to the US Presidency.
Abraham Lincoln's election as US President
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Events leading up to the secession of several slave states after the election of Lincoln
African American voting rights in 1974
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Continued discrimination against black Americans in the Deep South in 1974.
African Americans campaign for equal voting rights, 1964
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The difficulties black Americans faced when trying to register to vote are shown.
American immigrants' role in World War One
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What was live like for immigrants living in America during World War One?
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Members of a black power group read extracts from their manifesto.