Martin Luther King's vision 'will be realised'

A US Congressman who was a young speaker at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial during Martin Luther King's march on Washington 50 years ago predicted that the civil rights leader's vision of a "truly multi-cultural society" will be achieved.

In an exclusive interview with ITV News, John Lewis said: "We are on our way to what Dr King called 'the beloved community' - a truly multi-racial, democratic society."

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50 years since King's dream

Tens of thousands of Americans have gathered at Washington's National Mall to commemorate 50 years since Martin Luther King made his I Have a Dream speech.