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His Dream, My Reality

January 20, 2014

Last August marked the 50th anniversary of one of the most famous speeches in American history. Today we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King. It seems fitting to share this again.

Rodney M Bliss

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our country.

Fifty years ago today, a young Black preacher from Montgomery, Alabama stepped to a microphone in the shadow of the Lincoln Memorial and gave a speech that resonates as loudly today as it did a half century ago.

A few months ago I gave a speech explaining what Doctor King’s words mean to me and my family. I share it with you again today.
From Dream to Reality
(April 16, 2013 – Rodney M Bliss)

I want to take you back to August 28, 1963. It was a brutally hot summer that year. A summer that seethed not just with the heat of high temperatures, but high tensions. A summer wracked not just with conflicted politics, but with conflicted people.

On this…

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