King at Duke

King’s 1964 speech at Duke (Audio)

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 13 November 1964 at Duke University

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. spoke at Duke in Page Auditorium Nov. 13, 1964. The speech came ten days after President Lyndon Johnson’s landslide victory over Sen. Barry Goldwater. Johnson had signed the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law that summer.

Listen to excerpts from King’s speech at Duke: