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National Cathedral Hosts Forum Reflecting King's Message After The March

The voice of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. filled the National Cathedral on Sunday — not his famous "I Have a Dream" speech, but a sermon he delivered in Washington five years later.

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Newseum Launches Exhibits Related To March On Washington

New exhibits and programs in D.C. will allow people to explore the historic 1963 March on Washington.

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Hundreds Of Thousands Reflect During March On Washington

Yesterday's rally on the National Mall drew hundreds of thousands of people. Events commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington will continue throughout the week.

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D.C. Leaders Rally For Statehood Ahead Of March On Washington

At the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, there was a lot of oratory from D.C. leaders, but the demand was simple: equal representation in Congress.

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50 Years Later, A March On Washington Among Generations

Grandparents with grandchildren were among the tens of thousands gathered in front of the Lincoln Memorial Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the civil rights movement's March on Washington. The rally is among many events around the nation's capital over several days marking the historic march.

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Various Events To Commemorate 50th Anniversary Of March On Washington

On Saturday tens of thousands of people are expected to descend on the National Mall, where they will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

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MLK Memorial Work To Be Completed By Anniversary Of March On Washington

Refinishing work on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial should be complete by the upcoming 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, despite earlier concerns that work wouldn't be done in time.

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Mayor: Spread Message Of D.C. Voting Rights During March Commemoration

Thousands will take to D.C. later this month to commemorate the March on Washington 50 years ago, and D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray says its a good time to call for D.C. voting rights.

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