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I Have a Dream

Duration:
29 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 28 August 2013

Martin Luther King’s 'I Have a Dream' speech is one of the most powerful and passionate political statements of the 20th century.

This unique tribute programme seeks to commemorate Dr King’s legacy through his words. Global figures read the sections of the speech which resonate with their own experiences and aspirations.

The programme is introduced by Clayborne Carson, director of the Martin Luther King Jr Research and Education Institute at Stanford University. Professor Carson was chosen by Dr King's widow to edit and publish the papers of her late husband.

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