An Analysis Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s I Have A Dream Speech

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s speech “I Have a Dream” was given in 1963 which ended up being one of the most inspirational speeches of all time. The purpose of this movement given by Dr. King is to show his leadership and challenges for the rights of African Americans, as well as the impact it has had on the world. Dr. King begins by stating how happy he was to join all men and women for a day that will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of the nation. Dr. King began his speech discussing issues he felt needed to be addressed and changed. He also made it a point to not only fight for the rights and freedom for African Americans, but for people of all ethnicities. Dr. King states that when our republic wrote the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, they were signing a promissory note; a promissory note in which promised all men, black and white would be given equal opportunity for life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. He then states that he feels America has gone back on their word and the people of color have not been…show more content…
King is a very intelligent man and this speech is still spoken about today. He is the reason children, men and women of all color can join in many different activities. It is because of him that we can sit together, learn together, and live daily lives together. Many people may have forgotten or may not realize the courage and confidence of what Dr. King has done for the world, but he will be remembered by others as an inspirational legend. The outcome of the Dr. Kings “I Have a Dream” speech is truly valued, and without his admiration for this nation things would not be the way they are today. He had a dream, a big dream that inspired everyone that gathered at the Lincoln Memorial on August 28. Dr. King yelled repeatedly to allow freedom to ring; let freedom ring from all parts of the United States. He ended with thanking god; in a cheerful “Thank God Almighty, we are free at
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