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MLK Day: A Look At Race in America

Grades:

5 6 7 8 |

Subject:

social studies |

Date:

January 19, 2010

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This brief news clip offers a taste of Martin Luther King Jr.‘s famous speech and then provides some of the public’s opinions on what racial inequality looks like today in America compared to what it did in 1963 when MLK Jr. delivered his speech. This clip also takes a look at how the public views any changes in racial inequality since the election Barak Obama.