• Short Summary

    THE AMERICAN NEGRO LEADER, THE REV. LUTHER KING, ADDRESSED A BIG RALLY IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA,?

  • Description

    THE AMERICAN NEGRO LEADER, THE REV. LUTHER KING, ADDRESSED A BIG RALLY IN OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA, ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 1ST -- THE ONE HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION WHICH SET FREE ALL NEGRO SLAVES IN THE REBEL STATES.

    HE CALLED ON HIS AUDIENCE TO CARRY OUT A NATIONAL ECONOMIC BOYCOTT AGAINST FIRMS WHICH REFUSE TO EMPLOY NEGROES, OR HIRE THEM ON A TOKEN BASIS.

    THE REV. LUTHER KING WAS ONE OF THE LEADERS OF THE CAMPAIGN AGAINST SEGREGATION IN THE SOUTHERN STATES OF THE US.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8LYQG5UQXMTFBKOL3P34A1KQU
    Media URN:
    VLVA8LYQG5UQXMTFBKOL3P34A1KQU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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