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  1. Willemina
    Willemina August 21, 2013 at 10:19 am |

    Cool choice of picture! I remember seeing an exhibit at the National Railroad Museum in Green Bay WI focused on the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters that was quite good.

    1. Echo Zen
      Echo Zen August 21, 2013 at 5:08 pm |

      It’s worth pointing out this wasn’t just a “March on Washington”, but rather a “March to Washington for Jobs and Freedom”. Common as it is, neglecting those last four words is why extremist pundits have twisted and neutered MLK’s ideas to suggest all he wanted was a colour-blind society, rather than a society that fed the poor and healed the sick.

      1. Echo Zen
        Echo Zen August 21, 2013 at 6:28 pm |


  2. Kerandria
    Kerandria August 24, 2013 at 12:10 am |

    Thanks for posting this. I am ‘virtually’ attending!

  3. Harriet
    Harriet August 24, 2013 at 2:52 pm |

    I am also ‘virtually’ attending! Thank you so much for this tribute to the struggle for civil rights and racial harmony.

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