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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. SPEECH ON SOUTH AFRICA IN LONDON - DECEMBER 1964 (en route to Oslo to receive the Nobel Peace Prize)

In a Democracy Now! and Pacifica Radio Archives exclusive, we air a newly discovered recording of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On December 7, 1964, days before he received the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, King gave a major address in London on segregation, the fight for civil rights and his support for Nelson Mandela and the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa. The speech was recorded by Saul Bernstein, who was working as the European correspondent for Pacifica Radio. Bernstein’s recording was recently discovered by Brian DeShazor, director of the Pacifica Radio Archives.

 
Listen to the entire lost Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. speech from 1964: owl.li/HysSz (Democracy Now! and Pacifica Radio Archives exclusive broadcast.)
 
On December 7, 1964, days before he received the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, King gave a major address in London on segregation, the fight for civil rights and his support for Nelson Mandela and the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa. The speech was recorded by Saul Bernstein, who was working as the European correspondent for Pacifica Radio. Bernstein's recording was recently discovered by Brian DeShazor, director of the Pacifica Radio Archives. Today is the federal holiday that honors King.
 
To watch more Democracy Now! MLK Day specials, and interviews with many of King's colleagues from the Civil Rights Movement, visit this in-depth page and our online archives:
http://www.democracynow.org/special/m...
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