March On Washington: MLK's

March On Washington: MLK's "I Have A Dream" 50 Years Later

Commemorating the anniversary of the March and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" Speech

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 at 02:07 PM CDT

Library of Congress Presents "A Day Like No Other"

Library of Congress Presents "A Day Like No Other"

Photo after photo, the Library of Congress' new exhibit will take visitors back to Aug. 28, 1963, the day of the March on Washington. "A Day Like No Other" opens Wednesday and features 42 black and...

Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 at 11:03 AM CDT

John Lewis Looks Back to Original March on Washington

John Lewis Looks Back to Original March on Washington

The only living speaker from the March on Washington Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) reflects on his experience at the momentous event 50 years ago.

Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 at 09:30 AM CDT

WATCH: 1963 Edition of "Meet the Press" with MLK

WATCH: 1963 Edition of "Meet the Press" with MLK

Watch the Aug. 15, 1963 editor of "Meet the Press," featuring interviews with Martin Luther King Jr. and NAACP executive secretary Roy Wilkins.

Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 at 05:44 PM CDT

Selig, MLB Honor Civil Rights Pioneers

Selig, MLB Honor Civil Rights Pioneers

Major League Baseball has made significant strides from the days of segregation and bigotry, but some of the sport's top figures say the work is not complete. Commissioner Bud Selig, Hall of Famers and current...

Saturday, Aug 24, 2013 at 05:45 PM CDT
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By Associated Press and Alexandria Fisher

Chicago Marks March on Washington

Chicago Marks March on Washington

Dozens of Chicagoans gathered Saturday at DuSable of African American History to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2013 at 05:55 PM CDT
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By Cathy Rainone

March on Washington: Thousands Honor MLK's Legacy

Tens of thousands of people flooded the Lincoln Memorial and the National Mall on... See Full Gallery

Sunday, Aug 25, 2013 at 11:32 AM CDT

Thousands March, Rally Honoring MLK's Legacy

Thousands March, Rally Honoring MLK's Legacy

Tens of thousands of people descended on D.C. streets Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington -- and to rally for D.C. statehood. Speakers stood on the steps of the...

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013 at 05:18 PM CDT

Share Your Dream With NBC News

Share Your Dream With NBC News

In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic "I Have a Dream" speech, NBC News is asking Americans to share their

Friday, Aug 23, 2013 at 10:34 PM CDT

North Texan Remembers King Speech

North Texan Remembers King Speech

Peter Johnson is returning to Washington, D.C., 50 years after he marched on the nation's capital and heard Dr. Martin Luther King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech.

Friday, Aug 23, 2013 at 06:13 PM CDT

50 Years After King, Marchers Gather Again in D.C.

50 Years After King, Marchers Gather Again in D.C.

Next week, the nation's first black president, a living symbol of the racial progress Martin Luther King Jr. dreamed about, will stand near the spot where King stood 50 years ago and say where he believes...

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More than 200,000 people from across the nation traveled to the National Mall for the March on Washington for Jobs and Equality on August 28, 1963. Fifty years later, the city and the nation are celebrating the anniversary of the historic march with numerous events, including faith services at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in D.C., youth educational programs and a speech by President Obama.


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