60 years ago, the March on Washington occurred
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Monday marks the 60th anniversary of one of the most pivotal civil rights demonstrations in our nation’s history. People around the country boarded trains, buses and planes to attend the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963.
Dr. Martin Luther King gave what might be described as a radical speech, but is remembered as the “I Have a Dream Speech.”
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