Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Lost Martin Luther King Speech found in archives!

In 1967 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was invited to be honored at Tyneside  in the UK. He was awarded a degree at the commencement and invited to briefly speak, which he did, without notes. There was a diary noting his arrival and participation, but no other documentation was known until a film of the event was just recently found in the college archives. It was in an archives, of all places! Imagine that. People listening then and now were/are moved. To see/hear it click here http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-27629106

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