On 28 August 1963, on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered one of the most famous speeches in history, I Have a Dream. I write this post on the 53rd anniversary of that momentous occasion. Recently, I was in Washington to deliver a talk at a convention. While there, […]
Yesterday, the United States celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. It is fitting that we take the time to reflect on Dr. King’s immortal speech, “I Have a Dream”, and why it remains as important as ever. On 28 August 1963, Dr. King delivered the speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, […]
But only because I’m not awake! During a speech on Martin Luther King Day, Bill Clinton falls asleep. Hey, it happens to the best of us. It’s a good reminder of the importance of keeping our audiences engaged. And awake.