The Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. addressing the crowd on Aug.28, 1963. In his well-known "I Have a Dream" speech, he said, "America has given the Negro people a bad check. It has come back marked 'insufficient funds."
The speech can be read and heard in its entirety here on NPR.
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