Students shine in MLK oratory competition

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Posted on January 17, 2011 at 9:06 PM

DALLAS — Forty years after his death, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. continues to inspire those who only know of him through textbooks and through marches — yet they know his dream is not yet fully realized.

Elijah English, a fifth-grader at Junkins Elementary School, won the annual Gardere MLK Junior Oratory competition in Dallas on Friday.

We hear a portion of his performance, along with some of the other youngsters who participated.

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