​Martin Luther King Jr.'s Granddaughter Gave Her Own 'I Have a Dream' Speech at the March For Our Lives​

Martin Luther King Jr.'s granddaughter, Yolanda Renee King, gave a speech at March For Our Lives.

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s granddaughter, 9-year-old Yolanda Renee King, made a surprise appearance at Saturday's March For Our Lives rally in Washington DC to give a powerful speech that called back to her grandfather's iconic "I Have a Dream" speech.

"My grandfather had a dream that his four little children will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character," she said to the crowd. "I have a dream that enough is enough. And that this should be a gun-free world, period."

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Yolanda was joined on stage by Parkland survivor and gun control activist Jaclyn Corin. After her powerful speech, the nine year old led the crowd in a chant: "Spread the word! Have you heard? All across the nation, we are going to be a great generation!"

And now we're all crying forever.

Kayleigh Roberts is the weekend editor at Marie Claire, covering celebrity and entertainment news, from actual royals like Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle to Hollywood royalty, like Katie Holmes and Chrissy Teigen. She’s a Ravenclaw who would do great things in Slytherin. To learn more about her, google “Leslie Knope eating salad GIF.