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Where did MLK give his "I have a dream" speech?

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Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington, D.C., at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. While giving the speech, he was standing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

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Where did MLK give his "I have a dream" speech?
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The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, which occurred on Aug. 28, 1963, was a huge success. It galvanized the civil rights movements and brought pressure on the national government to pass the Civil Rights Act, which was languishing in a divided Congress. More than 200,000 people of many different races attended the rally. In 2003, officials unveiled an inscription on the step where Dr. King stood while giving his speech.

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