Okay, let me admit right off the bat that I can’t swear to the absolute truth of the title; but, I do believe it was one of his favorite rhymes, because he quoted from it in several of his speeches. The poem is ‘The Present Crisis’ by James Russell Lowell. It was published in 1844, and concerns the growing […]
Dr. Martin Luther Kings Favorite Poem
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