Ads Cheapens King Image: Critics

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ATLANTA (AP) _ The ad begins with footage of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous “I Have A Dream” speech and morphs into a digitally altered view of him speaking to an empty National Mall.

French telecommunications giant Alcatel says it used the image to convey the company’s message of making connections, complete with the voice-over slogan: “Before you can inspire … you must first connect.”

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