Fifty years ago today, Martin Luther King, Jr. deliv­ered his “I Have a Dream” speech at the March on Wash­ington (video below).

The “Let Freedom Ring” com­mem­o­ra­tion today on the National Mall in Wash­ington marked the anniver­sary with speeches and per­for­mances by people including Pres­i­dent Obama, civil rights leaders and mem­bers of the King family (full video here).

Audio of Here & Now’s two hours of spe­cial cov­erage is avail­able above. See more sto­ries on the anniver­sary here.


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