The Copyright of “I Have a Dream”

Happy Martin Luther King Jr Day! As we pause to reflect on Dr King’s great legacy of promoting racial reconciliation in America, here’s the interesting back story on why you don’t see or hear Dr King’s complete “I Have a Dream” speech online or on TV: it’s copyrighted. We encourage you to join us in reading the text today as we reflect on Dr King’s enduring legacy.

(c) 2017, Stephen M. Johnson, Esq.