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LBJ’s ‘We Shall Overcome’ address legacy

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“We shall overcome” was the anthem for the Civil Rights Movement, sung at almost every demonstration. It was a rallying cry for equal rights, including the right to vote. Rev. Sharpton remembers a powerful speech by President Johnson based on that anthem.Mar.16.2015

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