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When: Mon., Aug. 26 2013

On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech. Now, 50 years later, journalist Gary Younge (the Guardian, the Nation) tells the story behind the speech in his new book, appropriately titled The Speech. Tonight he'll discuss the book and King's legacy with a panel of civil rights leaders.

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