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On August 27th hundreds of citizens attended the 2013 Conference on Civil Rights: Marching Forward By Looking Back. The following morning, on August 28, 2013, thousands of citizens, from across this country, converged upon our nation’s capital to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington.
The March on Washington organizers have three marquee events and a host of other activities over the week of August 22 – 28, 2013. The three marque events are the Global Freedom Festival, March on Washington on August 24 and Let Freedom Ring Ceremony on August 28. The following is a summary of these activities. 50th Anniversary March on ...
The Women's March on Washington, D.C. is a historically uplifting and significant moment, but it cannot be the last of our RELIGION What The March In Washington Taught Me About My Religion
49 Years Later March on Washington Anniversary: A Lesson for Change. Hedrick Smith, who covered the protest in 1963, on what we can learn from the anniversary of the March on Washington.
Featured Photo: A group of religious leaders, and community members link arms and march a short distance down the Rev. Dr. Samuel Mcinney Avenue to the front of Mount Zion Baptist Church to commemorate the 55th Anniversary of the March on Washington and to kick-off the I-1000 campaign.
The march, whose participants supported a range of causes including organized labor and abortion rights, commemorated the 30th anniversary of the original civil rights march on Washington, DC, led ...
The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, the March on Washington, or The Great March on Washington, was held in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, August 28, 1963. The purpose of the march was to advocate for the civil and economic rights of African Americans .
Quotes, reaction to March on Washington . ... Statements in observance of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech: ...
Women’s March is an intersectional movement made up of organizers with different backgrounds, who work in different communities. Within the Women’s March movement, we are very conscious of the conversations that must be had across the intersections of race, religion and gender.