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A reflexionar: Recordando a Martin Luther King Jr.

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A reflexionar: Recordando a Martin Luther King Jr.

Bill Spirito

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, if you're stuck behind a computer as you take time to reflect, here are some recommendations for you to combine love of history, justice, language and culture:

A few articles in English:

A slew of videos in (or subtitled in) Spanish or Portuguese

  • Not just for kids: a puppet's mini-biography with slow Spanish and one in Spanish in the first person

  • King's most famous speech with highlighted Spanish subtitles, and an excerpt with Spanish subtitles of one of King's lesser known speeches
  • a 15-minute documentary dubbed in Spanish, and a 90-minute History Channel documentary in Spanish 
  • a somber BBC documentary in Portuguese