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 21, 2013 at 06:45 PM PDT

March on Washington Shaped Prince George’s Leader's Life’s Work

March on Washington Shaped Prince George’s Leader's Life’s Work

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of a key moment in the civil rights movement, one Washington-area leader who was at the March on Washington is working to connect his community with the importance...

Wednesday, Aug 21, 2013 at 06:45 PM PDT

Memorial Ready for 50th Anniversary of March

Memorial Ready for 50th Anniversary of March

Despite concerns earlier this summer that the memorial wouldn't be ready, workers have completed repairs to the Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial just in time for the 50th anniversary of the March.

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 08:35 AM PST

PHOTOS: MLK Memorial

A crowd poured into the MLK Memorial to watch the dedication that had... See Full Gallery

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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.


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