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"I Have a Dream" Speech Celebrated On 50th Anniversary

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LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - Tuesday marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legendary "I Have a Dream" speech. President Obama, along with former Presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton and thousands of on-lookers, paid tribute to Dr. King from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

At 3 p.m., bells will rang at more than 300 sites across the nation to mark the time Dr. King began his famous speech.

6 News reporter Emerald Morrow will have more on this tonight on 6 News. You can also weigh in on the Facebook discussion online at www.facebook.com/WLNSTV.

 

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