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Washington, DC / "I have a Dream" / 50th Anniversary / Angelou Interview #1050645

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I have a Dream" speech in Washington, DC, introduced. [President OBAMA - speaks about America changed.] Earlier interview held with author/civil rights activist Maya Angelou about the meaning of MLK's dream. [ANGELOU - says there is a black grandmother in the White House!; hopes some of the elements of the dream have come to pass; comments on the racial economic disparity; explains why we do not have parity: true equality; characterizes Dr. Martin Luther King ]
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