King's Words Just As Powerful Today

Martin Luther King addresses 2,000 supporters of a sanitary workers' strike at Memphis during his last speech Apr. 4, 1968 night. i i

Martin Luther King addresses 2,000 supporters of a sanitary workers' strike at Memphis during his last speech Apr. 4, 1968 night. Charles Knoblock/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Martin Luther King addresses 2,000 supporters of a sanitary workers' strike at Memphis during his last speech Apr. 4, 1968 night.

Martin Luther King addresses 2,000 supporters of a sanitary workers' strike at Memphis during his last speech Apr. 4, 1968 night.

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This year on Martin Luther King day, we aired Dr. King's entire "I Have A Dream" speech. It's amazing how those words still have so much meaning.

Today is the 43rd anniversary of King's assassination. The night before he was shot, he delivered his "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech. Even decades later, the conclusion is still so poignant and moving.

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Conclusion of Martin Luther King's "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech.

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