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Happy Martin Luther King Day

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.”

martin luther king day, martin luther king jr., march to washington, civil rights leader, american, seniors, baby boomers, i have a dreamWords to live by from American civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., more than 50 years ago. Seniors and baby boomers may remember seeing the live news footage on August 28, 1963, of Martin Luther King Jr.’s march to Washington, D.C.

Martin Luther King’s I Have a Dream speech that day (video in full, above) inspired a nation and today, Americans celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.  Photo: BlackPressUSA

Anita Hamilton

50+ World editor & baby boomer writer Anita Hamilton has always been interested in the "real people" stories behind the characters that create and inhabit the world of music, books, movies, television shows, current events, history, etc. A lifelong love of research (ok, nosiness) and writing, combined with a loving and supportive family complete with 3 mini-dachshund minions, keeps her busy.

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