The Majority Report with Sam Seder

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day! Today’s show is a compilation of clips including:

Dr. King's first tv interview in 1957 on The Open Mind, episode "The New Negro," hosted by Professor Richard D Hefner. (8:40)

April 4, 1967, King delivers his first public antiwar speech, “Beyond Vietnam,” at New York’s Riverside Church. (36:45)

April 4, 1968, CBS Evening News, Walter Cronkite reports on King's assassination. (1:32:45)

Nina Simone performing “Why?” live three days after the death of Martin Luther King, Jr. (1:35:50)


Direct download: 1-18-16-MLK_Day-MEM.mp3
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