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  • Martin Luther Kings DayI Have a DreamOssishkin School6th GradeJanuary 2013

  • We Shall Overcome

  • 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

  • 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

  • TheAmerican Civil War fought from 1861 to 1865 between the northern states and the southern states.

    The main issue of the war was around slavery.The northern states won.

    100 year later black and white people were still NOT EQULE in some states.150 years later the first Afro-American President was elected.

  • Martin Luther Kings Day is observed on the third Monday of January each year, near the time of King's birthday

  • Martin Luther King is a symbol of the power of Democracy and how people can change reality and change the world!

  • I Have a Dream

  • What Is Your Dream?Please write about your dreams

    I have a dream that.


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