I have a dream that my four children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.
Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of withering injustice. It came as a joyous daybreak to end the long night of captivity.But one hundred years later, we must face the tragic fact that the Negro is still not free
king is connecting with his audience and showing that he is a family man and hopes that they will not be judged by the color of their skin