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Memphis Removes Two Confederate Statues Ahead of 50th Anniversary of MLK Assassination

Memphis Removes Two Confederate Statues Ahead of Anniversary of MLK Assassination

Today marks the 50th anniversary of Medgar Evers' murder. (John Loengard—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Myrlie Evers comforts son Darrell Kenyatta Evers during the funeral of her husband, civil-rights activist Medgar Evers, in Jackson, Mississippi, on June Photo by John Loengard.

Poor People's Campaign Revival: A Season of Organizing  As the 50th anniversary of MLK Jr.'s Poor People's Campaign approaches, organizers want to take up King's mantle to "unite the bottom of this country, to bring about real change, to shift the narrative that is demonizing people for the problems they're facing and to build power from the bottom up," says campaign co-chair Dr. Liz Theoharis

Poor People's Campaign Revival: A Season of Organizing

Join us on August 24 to march for justice and peace on MLK "I Have a Dream" 50th Anniversary http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07e7pf1zl0f5d9d7b6=nreqd8cab

On August 2013 thousands will gather to commemorate the Anniversary March on Washington. To help continue the fight for civil liberties, civil rights, voting rights, and economic freedom and opportunity for all.

Want to take part in the 50th anniversary celebrations of the 1963 March on Washington, D.C.? HuffPost DC has some suggestions.

March On Washington 50th Anniversary Events

August 1963 - The Civil Rights march on Washington, D. for Jobs and Freedom culminates with Dr. Martin Luther King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. Over people participated in the march for equal rights.

'They Tried to Take God Out' of 'I Have a Dream' Speech 50th Anniversary Event, Says MLK's Niece

Martin Luther King’s Niece: President Obama Is Aiding And Abetting Abortion Genocide Of African-American Community

JR's New Street Art Tribute to MLK's Famous Speech -

JR's New Street Art Tribute to MLK's Famous Speech

UNFRAMED project: this photo was taken in DC during the 1963 civil rights march.I just pasted it in the neighberhood of Martin Luther King for the anniversary of the "I have a Dream" speech - by jr

Bobby Kennedy - 1964 New York Senate Campaign - 50th Anniversary - Election To The U.S. Senate - November 3, 1964 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Bobby Kennedy - 1964 New York Senate Campaign - Anniversary - Election To The U.

March on Washington’s 50th anniversary - Edith Lee-Payne, of D.C., holds a photo of herself on her 12th birthday attending the March on Washington, which occurred Aug. 28, 1963. Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington PostT

Thousands on Mall commemorate March on Washington’s 50th anniversary

2013 Edith Lee-Payne of the District holds a photo of herself on her birthday attending the 1963 March on Washington. Voisin / The Washington Post

March On Washington 50th Anniversary: How Much Has Black Life Really Changed Since 1963? (INFOGRAPHIC)

1963 vs. 2013: How Has Black Life Changed Since The March On Washington? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Stay Dad: March On Washington Anniversary: How Much Has Black Life Really Changed Since - Huffington Post

Our Nation's Capital. 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington.

READY!: MLK Memorial Changes Made Ahead Of 50th Anniversary

martin luther king, jr monument on national mall washington dc with obelisk in background

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington - Marchers make their way down Pennsylvania Avenue (The Washington Post)

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington

Commemorating the anniversary of the March on Washington - Marchers make their way down Pennsylvania Avenue (The Washington Post)

Hey, John Kerry, stop acting like you're in a George W. Bush "tribute band" and just celebrate the 50th anniversary of MLK's March on Washington!

Hey, John Kerry, stop acting like you're in a George W. Bush "tribute band" and just celebrate the anniversary of MLK's March on Washington! A free Social Media Card by Rubber Chicken Cards

As we head towards the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, it is worth pausing for a second to solidly stake out the fact that Martin Luther King Jr.

Pamphlets, Buttons and Posters at work for civil rights

This souvenir is representative of the unification seen across America for the Civil Rights Movement, the Movement fought for the desires of a multitude of people which garnered more support for peace.

TheObamaCrat™: The MLK 50th Anniversary March On Washington, D.C.  50 Years Later And The Struggle Continues. In Case You Missed It All.....Videos, Photos, Posters, Reports.....From Then (1963) And Now (2013). MLK Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" Speech & Speeches From Today's 50th Celebration.

On August 1963 Martin Luther King Jr. says his "I have a dream" speech. This speech sought to give African Americans more rights. After this speech he became a major leader for the civil rights movement.

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