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About the spirited debate all this -- the country celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the march on Washington and Dr.
Martin Luther King junior's I spent very very famous speech I have a dream speech Fox News anchor.
Kelly -- joins me now with insight about doctor king's youngest child Bernice King.
You can read about more force on online but that you're here in person to tell us more about -- written it's fascinating interview with -- doctor.
Thank you was -- credible interview she is an incredible lady would like to show you some excerpts of that right now.
Let's show you what that conversation was about right now.
The Willard InterContinental Hotel in DC is where Dr.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Put the finishing touches on his famous I have a dream speech.
It's where I sat down with king's daughter Bernice to discuss her reflections of her father's legacy.
One of the things that my father was really trying team.
Say -- 90s15 years ago but fifty.
Years ago 494847.
All the way forty -- when he was assassinated.
He was really speaking to us about how humanity.
How it to connect into connectedness and into related -- that's when he talked about a sitting down at a table of brotherhood and otherwise.
That we won huge human family that's like talked about -- anything about the color of the skin but by the content.
Don't care what can you do and in order to -- That kind of thinking it again to -- to have people refocus.
On the moral clarity and the courageous leadership.
And the unselfish service that your father.
Champions thing about what happened in Newtown Connecticut.
I mean that to the tilt of us like nothing else.
-- two year olds.
Losing them myself senseless.
Thing about Chicago is as we talked about you know those little boys didn't and -- young people.
Killing killing each other.
What has happened to a society.
That can turn away from that kind of situation and I realize this speaks to who we.
As a nation of cancer in our society that situation would save Martin.
You know this several trade -- -- every -- Madison the black community and Latino Hispanic community and other communities he also was talk about extremism.
I think you have a choice of being an extremist hate.
And he -- and it being extremists of love one of the most I think it imported -- much.
Traits in in unconditional love is the capacity to think he needs today he's become bitter taste become angry.
It's very easy to want to take.
We did it to take advantage -- -- cup passing you have mentality.
This is by destroying them part of me it's been destroyed because they're part of my humanity my dad lost his life.
Well look what the world has gang.
Even though you know.
He didn't make -- to see that promised land and talk about and everybody -- -- -- to this promised land and talked about but there are people that are benefiting.
From the life and an ultimate sacrifice.
That he may.
And that's the ultimate sacrifice of which she talks about her dad not seeing the promised land with us.
Perhaps getting to his own promise plan ahead of us and but leaving that legacy that lasting legacy that.
Bernice espouses and that is.
Love god first and love your neighbors should let yourself and having a capacity forget in order to achieve.
That beloved community and have a seat at the table of brotherhood that's -- Speculate and I think a lot of us have as have speculated.
What -- this country look like.
If Doctor King had not been assassinated.
45 years ago and may -- live let -- even another.
Five to ten or twenty years -- even be alive today.
She -- -- that she said her dad would be woefully disturbed by.
The amount of poverty in the greatest nation -- Hard right now to give -- would be different he would have challenged us according to her to not be itself Saturday is -- To get away from this drum major instinct where we're all doing things and because of that drum major instinct.
We want to be applauded for our efforts and our deeds.
As opposed to being unselfish and be coming in from major piece -- from -- of justice.
She would have stated that we would get away from that that self centered.
Narcissistic society where it's a mature realism thing.
And would be more of a spiritual.
Thing of our lives we would elevate god elevate our love for each other.
And share with each other together this common.
Thing we call life.
Unfortunately -- think she has a great deal of our insight and saying that -- for father.
Had not died wouldn't let me and I have gained so much it was his death that brought the reality of where this country.
-- -- but what what he did point August 28 1963.
This would galvanized Americans.
To do the right thing and that is to stop the racial inequalities as we knew that back then.
It relieved -- of racial anarchy and brought us together so that we could.
Begin to respect each other for the content of our character and not to be disposed to disagree with people based on the color of their skin.
And and she's achieved -- the king center still achievement try to teach people.
What Mahatma Gandhi also taught and that is a nonviolent struggle to bring people to understand our human rights.
Doctor King would talk about militarism he would be.
You know adversely affected by what what's going -- and in our world today as it.
Relates to wars he would try to denounce that and try to get -- to to see that there's a higher.
Moral responsibility that we have in the world today.
Yet because of man's depravity we are prone to having -- we are prone to having prejudices we are prone to having unconscious bias.
But Doctor King we'll continue to elevate.
Demonstrate and motivate us to think when a higher level.
Do we have any.
Doctor -- today that are of that caliber.
I think we do I think look Lauren the bottom line is I think that people have to look at themselves in the mirror every day and say who I serve what is my purpose on life.
And based on that we are all doctor king's police were called to be that -- -- ought to be servants of god and that's what Doctor King was.
Here are all call -- two to preach this wonderful gospel of life liberty and the pursuit of happiness that's the American council.
But it's deeply rooted and the dream that that god -- for all of us that all of his children could live in unity.
Despite -- depravity it despite our delusions of grander that we are still create it.
And we have a creator that we should serve him.
You mentioned serving give him glory for the things that we've been able to accomplish in life batters are true purpose giving got to where we give -- our utmost.
Then we can do so much your -- And there's an old saying in the church says might help reach has to be gathered together so that my outreach can be together so -- are -- god I'm embracing you win.
And even my enemies.
And the capacity forgiven if you can't get to forgiveness he can't get to where Doctor King was.
Here's a man was ready to lay it all down and it absolutely did that.
And Bernice was telling me that god actually told her dead at the point.
But his despair when he went to give up he says -- -- -- mean spirited to people all we're trying to do is the right thing to do good things.
And god told him according to -- Martin Luther King Jr.
of -- should be.
A man who was stand up for righteousness and peace and justice.
Well that's my fantastic -- get -- of the article on foxnews.com.
What king's daughter thinks of -- fifty years after her father's dream the dream lives on really.
It does because it's not it's not over yet let's keep the burn all right thanks so much Kelly -- fox -- --
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