A Ripple of Hope
10 September 2013, 03:28
On 4 April 1968, Martin Luther King – the inspirational figurehead of the African-American Civil Rights Movement in the US – was assassinated.
That night, senator Robert Kennedy addressed a crowd in Indianapolis despite being advised not to. However, his moving speech is credited with bringing calm to the city amid fears of rioting.
This film documents that day from first-person accounts.