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Excerpts from I Have a Dream," Letter from Birmingham Jail," and We Are on the Move by Martin Luther King Jr. Reprinted by arrangement with The Heirs to the Estate of Martin Luther King, Jr., c/o Writers House, Inc. as agent for the proprietor. Copyright 1963 by Coretta Scott King (" I Have a Dream" and " Letter from Birmingham Jail"), copyright 1965 by Martin Luther King, Jr., copyright renewed 1993 by Coretta Scott King (" We Are on the Move").
Excerpts from Inaugural Address," January 14, 1963 by George C. Wallace. Reprinted by permission of the Alabama Department of Archives and History, Montgomery, Alabama.
Excerpts from Testimony of Mrs. Fanny Lou Hamer before the Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, August 22, 1964, Atlantic City, New Jersey." Reprinted by permission of the Democratic National Headquarters.
Excerpts from Two Speeches by Malcolm x by Malcolm X. Copyright © 1965, 1990 by Betty Shabazz and Pathfinder Press. Reprinted by permission.
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