The "I Have a Dream" speech is wonderful, but only in context of everything else he did. If you know him only by that, it's like pretending to know Jesus because he once took a stroll on water.
So once again, I will print out several dozen copies of the "Letter from a Birmingham Jail," leave them by the door, and encourage students to read it
Meanwhile, folks will continue to abuse the idea of the man with things like this:
Do the work that matters, and you will sleep better. You're going to die anyway.
May as well make your life one worth living.
As good a lesson as any for our lambs.