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“If the Negro Wins, Labor Wins”
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“If the Negro Wins, Labor Wins”
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In this speech given before the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO), King describes how similarities exist between the plight of Negroes and laborers, and how they should join forces to end discrimination within the unions, as well as throughout greater society.

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