Despite this week’s events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, it’s really difficult to find video from the march’s most memorable event: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s “I Have a Dream” speech. As Dustin Volz pointed out at The Atlantic, it’s nearly impossible to find the speech online.

But a new project hopes to keep the speech’s legacy alive. “Freedom’s Ring” is an animated look at King’s dream. According to creator Evan Bissell, “It highlights a lot of the context of the time, attempting to create a new way to engage with a more complex version of that speech than is usually taught or remembered.”

Watch and listen to the animated version of MLK’s “I Have a Dream” speech at Freedom’s Ring.

Read this online at http://colorlines.com/archives/2013/08/an_animated_look_at_martin_luther_king_jrs_i_have_a_dream_speech.html


Thank you for printing out this Colorlines.com article. If you liked this article, please make a donation today at colorlines.com/donate to support our ongoing news coverage, investigations and actions to promote solutions.