In this collection, African American leaders change history with the power of the spoken word.
Martin Luther King, Jr.: I’ve Been to the Mountaintop (1968), Unfulfilled Dreams (1968). US Representative Barbara Jordan: DNC Keynote Address (1976). Malcolm X: Field Negro vs. House Negro (1963). Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas: Be Not Afraid (2001). /Stokely Carmichael: Black Power (1966). Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice: RNC Keynote Address (2012). President Barack Obama: Victory Speech, Inauguration Speech. Dr. Benjamin Carson: National Prayer Breakfast (2013). Nelson Mandela: United Nations Address (1990), Joint Session of Congress (1990). Reverend Jesse Jackson: DNC Address (1984), DNC Address (1988). Representative Shirley Chisholm: Greenfield College (1983). Secretary of State Colin Powell: TEDxMidAtlantic Conference (2012). Honorable Janice Rogers Brown: Return of the Forgotten Man (2011).
*These are actual historic recordings, the sound quality represents the available audio technology of the era, and varies by recording.
A Blackstone Audio production.
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