November 14, 2014 8:40 pm
WASHINGTON – The 50th anniversary of the March on Washington marks a day to reflect on past struggles and look to a hopeful future, civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson told WTOP Wednesday.
Tens of thousands of people marched to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the original March on Washington and King\’s historic \’I Have a Dream\’ speech. Follow our live reports from the Mall here or read more about the march and today\’s speeches here.
Gov. Larry Hogan and other Maryland officials received family members of former Gov. Marvin Mandel at the Maryland State House.