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N.O community commemorates 50th anniversary of March on Washington

N.O community commemorates 50th anniversary of March on WashingtonIn New Orleans people gathered around the Martin Luther King Jr. monument to mark the 50th anniversary of the historical moment when Martin Luther King Jr. gave his 'I Have a Dream' speech.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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This Week in History: Aug. 26-Sept. 1

This Week in History: Aug. 26-Sept. 1A look back at historical times in the Times-Delta
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This Week in Civil Rights History

This Week in Civil Rights HistoryThis Week in Civil Rights History, Aug. 25-Aug. 31
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President Obama at March on Washington 50th anniversary

President Obama at March on Washington 50th anniversaryStanding on hallowed ground of the civil rights movement, President Barack Obama challenged new generations Wednesday to seize the cause of racial equality and honor the “glorious patriots” who marched a half century ago.
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Bell rings, choir sings on 50th anniversary of March on Washington

Bell rings, choir sings on 50th anniversary of March on WashingtonThe bells rang out Wednesday at the National Cathedral and nationwide to answer a call from one of the most important civil rights speeches in history to “let freedom ring.”
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Houston students to relive history on 50th anniversary of March on Washington

Houston students to relive history on 50th anniversary of March on WashingtonBuses rolled from southeast Houston early Thursday morning heading to our nation’s capitol for a historic event. Next week marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.
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Racism, bigotry reared its ugly head in Florida

Racism, bigotry reared its ugly head in FloridaAs innocent 4-year-old girls in the late 1940s, Katie (who is white) and Delia (who is black) become best friends despite societal pressures against them.
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Asa Philip Randolph forged civil rights movement

Asa Philip Randolph forged civil rights movementAsa Philip Randolph believed winning economic rights was the surest path to civil rights.
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