I Have a Dream – fifty years and counting


Equalityedge's Blog

This is an unusual blog for me – I hope you find it interesting.

On August 28 1963 Martin Luther King addressed nearly quarter of a million people at a rally in Washington. The message of this great speech and his civil rights work seems clear, though sometimes I wonder about its legacy and whether we have lived up to the dream that he so famously presented. His son, MLK III suggests that his father would be proud of much that has been achieved, but hugely disappointed at other aspects of today’s society.Martin Luther King

It is certainly not my intention to review his speech, so brilliantly crafted and delivered, but, I was stimulated by its theme to collate some stories about slavery and human trafficking – not from any distant past but from contemporary news items from the streets of the UK today.

7 June 2013 – Concern has been raised…

View original post 2,115 more words

About catherinehislop

I am the Founder of Global Unity Harmony Foundation
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s