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March On Washington Was Her Entry To Journalism

Photograph of crowd gathered with Washington Monument in background in Washington DC circa 1964, when Martin Luther King gave
Photograph of crowd gathered with Washington Monument in background in Washington DC circa 1964, when Martin Luther King gave his 'I had a dream' speech. (Photo by Fotosearch/Getty Images).

Linda Deutsch, the AP's special correspondent in Los Angeles, dates her journalism career to covering the 1963 civil rights march on Washington 50 years ago Wednesday. She wrote this story about that day and posted it on her Facebook page. Posted here at LA Observed with permission.

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