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POLL: Has MLK's dream been fulfilled?

Martin Luther King gave his famous "I Have a Dream Speech" at a civil rights march in Washington in 1963. In your view, do you think the U.S. has fulfilled the vision King outlined in that speech, or don't you think so?

Yes 50% No 47%
Source: CNN/ORC International
Date conducted: 1/14/2013 - 1/15/2013
Sample: 814 adult Americans
Margin of error: +/- 3.5% pts
More About: CNN/ORC International

According to This Poll

Fifty percent of Americans believe the U.S. has fulfilled the vision Dr. Martin Luther King outlined in his "I Have a Dream Speech." Forty-seven percent believe America has more to do.

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