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50 years ago this month, hundreds of thousands of Americans marc*** SAT AUG 24 at " Celebrate the March on Washington's 50th Anniversary "hed on Washington DC. With major support for organized labor, the March called for human rights and economic reforms that would impact millions of Americans. It was the site of Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous 'I Have a Dream' speech, and helped pass landmark legislation like the Civil Rights Act and the Voting Rights Act.
This Saturday, we'll be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the historic March on Washington with community groups and leaders who are continuing the work for jobs and freedom today. We hope you can join us.