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Say It Loud: Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity

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Saturday, February 11, 2012

President Barack Obama reads his speech to photographers after delivering an address to the nation on the end of combat operations in Iraq from the Oval Office on August 31, 2010 (Nicholas Kamm/Getty)

This American RadioWorks program traces the last half-century of black history through stirring, historically important speeches by African Americans from across the political spectrum.

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Lisa,

This program was produced by American RadioWorks. I see they do not offer a downloadable audio option. You can stream it from their website, though. Here is the link: http://americanradioworks.publicradio.org/features/blackspeech/
You'll may also be interested in their Say It Plain program, which we've run in previous years.
Thanks for your interest.

Feb. 13 2012 02:11 PM
Lisa Wittner

Is there a podcast or any format of this show that can be downloaded? It was excellent. I want to play it for my high school students.

Feb. 11 2012 10:21 PM
john from office

Very good show, not the usual.

Feb. 11 2012 02:34 PM

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