Most Shared

LOCAL 12 - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

50th Anniv. "I have a Dream"

Wednesday will mark the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.s famous "I have a dream" speech during the march on Washington.

Events to commemorate the moment will continue through the weekend to honor of that pivotal point in the civil rights movement.

Tens of thousands of people packed the National Mall to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington. It was a flash back to August 28th 1963, the day Martin Luther King Jr. made his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.

King's oldest son says the fight isn't over. The King family and other civil rights leaders led the march in Washington.

There is another celebration scheduled for Wednesday, the anniversary of king's speech. President Obama will take part by making a speech from the same spot where King stood 50 years ago.

 

 

Talkers

Advertise with us!
Advertise with us!