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On the 28th of August 1963, Dr Martin Luther King stepped up on to a podium in Washington and delivered his most famous speech. It wasn’t the first time he used the phrase, “I have a dream” in a speech, in fact he was advised against it by his aides. However, acting against this advice, King delivered a line that was to mould itself, in the worlds of my next guest, into America’s patriotic mythology. Last night in NUI, Maynooth, Guardian, BBC and Nation journalist Gary Younge, who has written a book on the speech, gave a public talk on ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1023/482183-today-with-sean-o-rourke-wednesday-23-october-2013/?clipid=1339737
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...