TITLE

`I have a dream'--30 years ago and now

AUTHOR(S)
Eddings, Jerelyn
PUB. DATE
August 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;8/30/93, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recalls the March on Washington, an event that drew a quarter-million Americans to the Lincoln Memorial 30 years ago. Injustice of blacks eloquently addressed by Martin Luther King Jr.; How King emerged as the symbol of the black people's struggle; Gap between the quality of black and white life that persists.
ACCESSION #
9308250001

 

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