Was a change, however the act was only a step in the right direction and was a watershed moment as after this many more laws were passed; also showed that King's leadership and patience had achieved something and this was a great inspiration to many.

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Take that people who use the excuse "it's our heritage" (because first off, if you're really saying that, you're saying you're proud to be descended from people who committed treason and went to war because they were told that they can't own another human being anymore)

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Free Speech. You keep saying that. I don't think it means what you think it means. <<<<<<free speech as long as you don't slander other people's reputations. That's what the first amendment is

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Protest: Martin Luther King during his march from Selma, Alabam, to Montgomery in 1965 as part of the American civil rights movement

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