Josephine Baker's Speech At The Walk On Washington

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Well known at the time, Josephine Baker, gave a heartfelt speech at the walk on Washington. Josephine was the only female speech presenter, but still gave an amazing performance. The speech related to almost every soul in the crowd of 250,000. The anecdotes used almost definitely got across to all of the listeners, and got to their feelings. To break down Miss Baker's speech, her three main points were that she ran, very far, away from home, came back and felt hate, and therefore wanted to change it for the next generation to come.
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