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 07:58 AM PDT

10 Things You Didn't Know About the '63 March

10 Things You Didn't Know About the '63 March

You may know that the March on Washington was a call for an end to racial segregation and Jim Crow laws in the South, or that the speeches were given on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, and you certainly know...

Wednesday, Aug 21, 2013 at 06:43 PM PDT

USPS Commemorates March on Washington With Stamp

USPS Commemorates March on Washington With Stamp

You can put your stamp on history as the country commemorates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The U.S. Postal Service will unveil a limited edition stamp on Friday, and they want you to be...

Wednesday, Aug 21, 2013 at 06:44 PM PDT

King's Life Celebrated at National Portrait Gallery

King's Life Celebrated at National Portrait Gallery

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s March on Washington. There's a special exhibit opening tomorrow at the National Portrait Gallery in Northwest.

Wednesday, Aug 21, 2013 at 06:44 PM PDT

Denzel Washington to Narrate Doc on '63 March

Denzel Washington to Narrate Doc on '63 March

"The March" will air Aug. 27, a day after the 50th anniversary of the march that featured Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech

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

D.C. Preps for 3 Presidents at 50th Anniversary of March on Washington

D.C. Preps for 3 Presidents at 50th Anniversary of March on Washington

News4's Mark Segraves talked with some residents who are determined to wait as long as it takes or go through any sort of security to experience the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington next week.

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 and...

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 been... See Full Gallery

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Three days before Dr. King gave his most historic speech, he appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” Watch “Meet the Press Special Edition: Remembering the Dream” on Sunday morning at 7:30 a.m. on NBC Bay Area.
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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.