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    CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING TOLD THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REAL ESTATE BROKERS?

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    ESTABLISHING SHOTS OF SAN FRANCISCO; MARTIN LUTHER KING SPEAKING (SOF)



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    MARTIN LUTHER KING: "RIOTS ARE CAUSED BY NICE, GENTLE, TIMID WHITE MODERATES WHO ARE MORE CONCERNED ABOUT ORDER THAN JUSTICE, WHO CAN SAY TO THE NEGRO. "YOU'RE PUSHING THINGS TOO FAST. WAIT FOR MORE CONVENIENCES", AND IN WHO HAS A KIND OF PATERNALISTIC NOTION THAT HE CAN SET THE TIMETABLE FOR THE NEGRO'S FREEDOM. RIOTS ARE CAUSED BY A NATIONAL ADMINISTRATION MORE CONCERNED ABOUT WINNING THE WAR IN VIETNAM THAN THE WAR AGAINST POVERTY RIGHT HERE AT HOME".




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    Background: CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING TOLD THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REAL ESTATE BROKERS IN SAN FRANCISCO ON THURSDAY (10 AUGUST) THAT THE TIME HAD COME TO SPEAK THE TRUTH ABOUT RIOTS IN THE UNITED STATES.

    DR. KING - SPEAKING BEFORE A LARGELY NEGRO AUDIENCE - LISTED SEVERAL CAUSES FOR THE RECENT RIOTING, AS HE SAW THEM. HE SAID:

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    Film ID:
    VLVABC5GWSO3N0UZ0FA3KTIXYKA5N
    Media URN:
    VLVABC5GWSO3N0UZ0FA3KTIXYKA5N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
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    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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