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<ul><li><p>Martin Luther Kings DayI Have a DreamOssishkin School6th GradeJanuary 2013</p></li><li><p>We Shall Overcome</p></li><li><p>Martin Luther King Jr.Martin Luther King, Jr.(January 15, 1929April 4, 1968) An Americanclergyman, activist, and leader in theAfrican-American Civil Rights MovementHe is best known for his role in the advancement ofcivil rightsusing nonviolentcivil disobedience </p></li><li><p>He led the 1955Montgomery Bus Boycott King also helped to organize the 1963March on Washington, where he delivered his "I Have a Dream" speechOn October 14, 1964, King received theNobel Peace Prizefor combating racial inequality throughnonviolenceKing wasassassinated on April 4, 1968, inMemphis, Tennessee</p></li><li><p>TheAmerican Civil War fought from 1861 to 1865 between the northern states and the southern states.</p><p>The main issue of the war was around slavery.The northern states won.</p><p>100 year later black and white people were still NOT EQULE in some states.150 years later the first Afro-American President was elected.</p></li><li><p>Martin Luther Kings Day is observed on the third Monday of January each year, near the time of King's birthday </p></li><li><p>Martin Luther King is a symbol of the power of Democracy and how people can change reality and change the world!</p></li><li><p>I Have a Dream</p></li><li><p>What Is Your Dream?Please write about your dreams</p><p>I have a dream that.</p></li></ul>