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“We Shall Overcome”. Pete Seeger on What Would Have Been His 100th Birthday

It was 100 years ago, May 3, that the late folk singer and activist Pete Seeger was born. In 2004, Seeger came into the Democracy Now! Watch the full interview and Democracy Now’s full archive of interviews with Seeger

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MLK’s vision matters today for the 43 million Americans living in poverty

On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, while fighting for a 10-cent wage increase for garbage workers

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