March on Washington http://wlrn.org en How The March On Washington Lives On 50 Years Later For Those Who Weren't There http://wlrn.org/post/how-march-washington-lives-50-years-later-those-who-werent-there <p></p><p>For the hundreds of thousands of people who participated in the 1963 March on Washington, many can recount the moving moments of that day.</p><p>But for a particular group of four ladies,&nbsp;the impact of the event is still profoundly felt decades later. All were young teens at the time of Martin Luther King’s historic “I Have a Dream” speech, but didn’t attend the march.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 18:46:44 +0000 Chloe Herring 20156 at http://wlrn.org How The March On Washington Lives On 50 Years Later For Those Who Weren't There MLK's March On Washington: Hear From The Folks Who Were There http://wlrn.org/post/mlks-march-washington-hear-folks-who-were-there <p></p><p><em>Editor's Note: Below are Americans with South Florida connections who went to hear the Rev. Dr. &nbsp;Martin Luther King&nbsp;Jr. deliver his famous "I Have A Dream" speech in Washington, D.C., one of the most significant civil rights events in history. &nbsp;Their bios are compiled from public and private sources. Listen to what they have to say.&nbsp;</em></p><p></p><p><strong>SHIRLEY JOHNSON</strong></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 14:34:14 +0000 Daniel Hicks, Alicia Zuckerman, Terence Shepherd & Wilson Sayre 19699 at http://wlrn.org MLK's March On Washington: Hear From The Folks Who Were There At 1963 March, A Face In The Crowd Became A Poster Child http://wlrn.org/post/1963-march-face-crowd-became-poster-child <em>For the month of August, </em>Morning Edition<em> and The Race Card Project are looking back at a seminal moment in civil rights history: the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic "I Have a Dream Speech" on Aug. 28, 1963. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 12:26:10 +0000 Michele Norris 19344 at http://wlrn.org At 1963 March, A Face In The Crowd Became A Poster Child Miami Groups Gear Up For March On Washington Anniversary http://wlrn.org/post/miami-groups-gear-march-washington-anniversary <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; text-align: left; ">In honor of the&nbsp;</span>50th<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; text-align: left; "> anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, local groups staged a “Pre-March on Miami” on Sunday.</span></p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 19:02:55 +0000 Patience Haggin 19262 at http://wlrn.org Miami Groups Gear Up For March On Washington Anniversary