Truck ad using Martin Luther King speech draws backlash

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A TV commercial shown during the Super Bowl that used the voice of the late  Martin  Luther King Jr. to advertise pickup trucks drew criticism from viewers who found it insulting to the memory of the revered civil rights leader.

The ad for Dodge Ram trucks, seen by millions of football fans during the game’s second quarter, uses audio from the last major speech King gave before his assassination in 1968.

“He who is greatest among you shall be your servant,” King’s resonant voice is heard saying over images of firefighters, teachers and working...


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Truck ad using Martin Luther King speech draws backlash


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