"I say to you today, my friends, though, even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream."
—Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., August 28th, 1963
Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I have a Dream" speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.
To honor the occasion, President Obama is joining President Jimmy Carter, President Bill Clinton, members of the King family, and civil rights leaders for the "Let Freedom Ring" Commemoration to honor Dr. King's legacy and reflect on his iconic address.
Watch a live stream of the speech, and chat with other viewers when President Obama speaks at 2:45 p.m. ET.