I Have a Dream of a Free Palestine

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On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King jr. delivered his iconic “I have a dream” speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Though the speech addressed the sweltering discrimination against African Americans at the time, its call for justice is universal. To prove the universality of the speech, I will appropriate the contents of the speech to fit within the context of the Israeli/Palestine conflict.