Enough about 'The Dream.' I want to hear a plan.

  • Article by: JACK WHITE , The Root
  • Updated: August 28, 2013 - 1:38 PM

I was a 17-year-old face in the crowd of 250,000 when Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his immortal sermon at the 1963 March on Washington. I was standing so far behind the Reflecting Pool that I could barely make out the figures on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, and the historic words were an indecipherable echo.

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