For the first time ever in my life, I just watched the entirety of the “I Have a Dream” speech on All In with Chris Hays on MSNBC. Of course, it was inspiring.
Two other thoughts:
First, I didn’t realize this. He set aside his prepared remarks to deliver the most memorable parts of the speech. There’s a great story behind that to be found here:
Second, All In had to pay the King family to air the complete speech. More on that here:
It gets even better. Right before the broadcast was an ad announcing that the uninterrupted presentation of the “I Have a Dream” speech had been sponsored by – wait for it – Bank of America.