March On Washington
Yolanda Renee King, the 12-year-old granddaughter of Martin Luther King Jr., told the crowd that her generation would be the one to fulfill her grandfather’s dream.
The event marks the 57th anniversary of the original March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom and continues a momentous summer of anti-racism protests.
The Aug. 28 event will mark the 57th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech at the 1963 March on Washington.
Rustin, who co-organized the March on Washington in 1963, was jailed for having gay sex nearly 70 years ago.
On the eve of the "March for Our Lives," here's a look at other moments when Americans spoke out en masse.
"This is about us begging for our lives,” said Cameron Kasky, a junior at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Pacifist Bayard Rustin was behind the scenes of some of the biggest moments of the civil rights movement.
Party stars like Khizr Khan and Wendy Davis are already getting involved.
For millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet, there is great urgency in reversing the trends that have left them
It is being held on the anniversary of the day Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic "I Have a Dream" speech.