MPT Specials

MLK SPEAKS: A Conversation with Martin Luther King, JR.

Special | 2h 56m 47s Video has closed captioning.

In 1963, controversial TV host David Susskind interviewed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on national television two months before the March on Washington. The full program has not been broadcast since then – until now. MPT airs the interview that challenged Pres. John F. Kennedy to support Civil Rights in America. With comments from historians, journalists and activists who were there.

Aired: 10/26/20

Rating: NR

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