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Martin Luther King Day

Updated Monday, 17 January 2022
The third Monday of January each year is Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Look into his life, the American Civil Right movement and the art of speech-making with our related content. 

Martin Luther King Day commemorates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., the influential American civil rights leader. King is most renowned for his campaigns to end racial segregation on public transport and for racial equality in the USA. His most famous address was the "I Have A Dream" speech and it is often cited as one of the most influential speeches ever made. 

To celebrate his life why not learn more about his life, the American Civil Rights Movement, speech-making and explore more perspectives on race, racism and ethnicity in our hub.



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