National Press Club

I Have a Dream Speech Anniversary

August 28, 1995

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Run time: 78 minutes

Mr. Jackson, joined by several other civil rights leaders, talked about the progress in the civil rights movement and over the last 30 years and the challenges still remaining. He stated that the 1963 March on Washington was for "jobs, justice and freedom." This event marked the 32nd anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" speech given on the mall. After his remarks, he took questions from the press.