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In His Own Words | December 10, 1964 | Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech


Monday January 17, 2022: 5:00pm to 5:30pm




In his Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. takes the opportunity to argue that “nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political and moral question of our time—the need for man to overcome oppression and violence without resorting to violence and oppression."

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