Women wave their arms in approval at the Prayer Pilgrimage in Washington, D. on May Though young people on the Freedom Rides would later become the face of the civil rights movement, transforming message into strategic action, it was
Martin Luther King's historic and stirring 'I Have A Dream' speech in it's glorious entirety. But it was his delivery and the cadences that stirred the spirit then and will continue to do so for generations to come.
Martin Luther King, Jr 15 January 1929 - 4 April 1968 American clergyman, activist and lead of the civil rights movement. King was a strong proponent of nonviolent resistance/protest. He was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee.