In this excerpt from the 2010 Signature Conference of the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission, "Race, Slavery, and the Civil War: The Tough Stuff of American History and Memory," historian David Blight (Yale University) discusses Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech in the context of the Civil War centennial. Filmed at Norfolk State University, September 2010.

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