Dr. Martin Luther King - The American Dream album FLAC
- Performer: Dr. Martin Luther King
- Title: The American Dream
- Genre: Audio recs
- Formats: AAC MIDI ASF MP1 MP3 WAV VQF
- Style: Speech
- MP3 album: 1412 mb
- FLAC album: 1728 mb
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Martin Luther King Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
King says, "This is the dream. among these are life, liberty, and pursuit of happiness". King uses the terms "universalism" (all together)and "all minorities" Why doesn't he just say "African Americans" in this speech? King is going beyond color; he references "all men" three times to show concern for all minorities, not just African Americans . Why - according to King - must all Americans have a "global perspective"? Because we live in this "jet age" we have become a "single neighborhood.
The American Dream – one concept many approaches Written Exam no 1 Leistungskurs 12 Theme: The American Dream – one concept many approaches Sequence: Politics and Economy Text: Martin Luther King, Jr. I Have a Dream (1963) Assignments: 1. Summarize Martin Luther King s main thoughts on the state of American dream as regards black people in the USA in 1963. CONTENTS) 2. Analyse the most striking rhetorical devices King employs in his speech as well as the use of imagery. ANALYSIS) 3. You have a choice here.
It wouldn’t take us long to discover the substance of that dream. It is found in those majestic words of the Declaration of Independence, words lifted to cosmic proportions: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by God, Creator, with certain inalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness. The first saying we notice in this dream is an amazing universalism. It doesn’t say "some men," it says "all me.
The name of the distinguished Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be long remembered as a leader of the battle against tradition in our nation; as one dedicated to maintain our democratic ideals, one who has helped shape American history. His address, "The American Dream," will be significant as long as the fight for justice and first-class citizenship goes on. "If we are to gain justice and freedom in America, it will not be a victory for eighteen million Negroes. It will be a Victory for Democracy! It will be The American Dream. God is one the side of justice.
Martin Luther King’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Speech. Indeed, Randolph had planned a similar mass descent upon Washington two decades earlier, in 1941, before canceling the demonstration after President Franklin D. Roosevelt agreed to stronger federal anti-discrimination policies.
Martin Luther King, Jr. I Have a Dream. delivered 28 August 1963, at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington . And so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the American dream. I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal. I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood
Martin Luther King, Jr. remains an inspiration for many people. I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed. I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. I have a dream today!" These famous lines by the American civil rights activist and one of the finest orators in history have been quoted thousands of times all over the world. But if I stay here, I can create a demonstration that others will be able to learn from and it may well be that the American negro would be the next community to adopt non violent method. Martin Luther King and Mahatma Gandhi were both victims of humiliation and racism because of their skin color. In the case of Gandhi, it was a train ride that is considered to be the trigger for his fight against racial discrimination.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (officially Birthday of Martin Luther King, J. and sometimes referred to as MLK Day) is an American federal holiday marking the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. It is observed on the third Monday of January each year, which is around King's birthday, January 15. The holiday is similar to holidays set under the Uniform Monday Holiday Act. The earliest Monday for this holiday is January 15 and the latest is January 21.
- Narrator [Speaker] – Dr. Martin Luther King*
- Other [Label Owner] – Issac E. Street, Jr.
- Recorded By – Oliver Thaxton
Notes"Speech made by Dr. Martin Luther King in Lynchburg, Virginia, March 12, 1961"
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Produced by B&S Recording.