We honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - I Have a Dream

The night before his assassination in April 1968, Martin Luther King told a group of striking sanitation workers in Memphis, Tennessee: “We’ve got to give ourselves to this struggle until the end.”

King believed the struggle in Memphis exposed the need for economic equality and social justice that he hoped his Poor People’s Campaign would highlight nationally.

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Listen or read King’s “I Have a Dream” speech.

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