Draft of Statement to TIME Magazine from MLK

Abstract

In this statement, Dr. King is pleased to know that the President is calling for new civil rights legislation. Unfortunately, the President did not express anything new nor directly address the issue. Dr. King emphasizes the urgent need for the President to demand vigorous civil rights legislation in order to expedite school integration and the right to vote.

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Draft of Statement to TIME Magazine from MLK
Friday, January 12, 1962
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