martin luther king http://kalw.org en 50 years beyond the dream http://kalw.org/post/50-years-beyond-dream <p dir="ltr" id="docs-internal-guid-34f22faf-c70e-5cec-09e0-3660ac16b287" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">It was 50 years ago today that over 250,000 people gathered in Washington for the Jobs and Freedom March. On that day, Martin Luther King JR made one of HISTORY’S most famous speeches: “I Have a Dream.” </span></p><p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 01:15:00 +0000 Hana Baba 32275 at http://kalw.org 50 years beyond the dream Today on Your Call: What did "I have a dream” speech mean in 1963 and what does it mean today? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-did-i-have-dream-speech-mean-1963-and-what-does-it-mean-today <p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 07:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 31305 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What did "I have a dream” speech mean in 1963 and what does it mean today? Today on Your Call: How did 1968 change American history? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-did-1968-change-american-history <p style="margin: 0px; min-height: 15px; font: 12px Verdana; color: #454545">On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll talk about the year 1968 and why it was such a watershed moment.&nbsp; Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4th, 1968.&nbsp;&nbsp;In the same year: The Tet Offensive killed tens of thousands in Vietnam.&nbsp; Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated.&nbsp; Women threw their bras into a public trash can to protest the Miss America Pageant.&nbsp; Apollo 8 orbited the moon.&nbsp;&nbsp;A current exhibit at the Oakland Museum highlights the events of 1968. Wed, 04 Apr 2012 07:00:00 +0000 Matt Martin 8581 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How did 1968 change American history?