March On Washington: MLK's

March On Washington: MLK's "I Have A Dream" 50 Years Later

Commemorating the anniversary of the March and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 12:51 PM EDT

MLKIII Bemoans "Staggering" Joblessness Among Blacks

MLKIII Bemoans "Staggering" Joblessness Among Blacks

The eldest son of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. says blacks can rightfully celebrate his father's life and work with pride, but much more must be accomplished. Martin Luther King III, preparing to join ceremonies...

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 02:02 PM EDT

His Dream, Our Stories

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 10:58 AM EDT

Birmingham Bell Brought to D.C. for March Anniversary

Birmingham Bell Brought to D.C. for March Anniversary

The bell that rang in Birmingham, Ala., on the day four girls were killed in a bombing made its way to Washington, D.C., for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The bell was loaned to the District...

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 03:41 PM EDT

MLK "Dream" Anniversary Celebration

MLK "Dream" Anniversary Celebration

Organizers say as many as 200,000 people are expected on the National Mall Wednesday including many from the Delaware Valley.

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 09:15 AM EDT

Celebs, Leaders Reflect on #DreamDay

Celebs, Leaders Reflect on #DreamDay

From the world of entertainment, politics, business and sports, check out how notable figures are reacting to the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 03:08 AM EDT

Miami Lakes Woman Recounts 'I Have A Dream' Speech

Miami Lakes Woman Recounts 'I Have A Dream' Speech

Miami Lakes resident Dr. Shirley Johnson was there with her most vivid memory being all of the people.

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More than 200,000 people from across the nation traveled to the National Mall for the March on Washington for Jobs and Equality on August 28, 1963. Fifty years later, the city and the nation are celebrating the anniversary of the historic march with numerous events, including faith services at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in D.C., youth educational programs and a speech by President Obama.