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‘Dream’ speech recalled

50 brave the cold for King tribute

 The Martin Luther King, Jr, Coalition of the Schenectady County Human Rights Commission held a Remember! Celebrate! Act! : King's Dream for Our World rally at the First United Methodist Church in Schenectady on January 20, 2013.
The Martin Luther King, Jr, Coalition of the Schenectady County Human Rights Commission held a Remember! Celebrate! Act! : King's Dream for Our World rally at the First United Methodist Church in Schenectady on January 20, 2013.
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Fifty Schenectady residents braved the cold State Street wind Sunday afternoon for just 17 minutes. That’s how long it took to play Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech over crackly twin loudspeakers from the steps of First United Methodist Church. It’s also roughly the same length of time the average local can shiver in a parka before sprinting for the heated indoors. “I know it’s cold,” said Angelica Morris, Schenectady Human Rights ...


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