THE MARCH, a new documentary honoring the 50th anniversary of the original March on Washington, a watershed moment in the Civil Rights Movement. Unprecedented in size, the August 28, 1963 massive demonstration for racial and economic equality issued a clarion call for racial justice that would help usher in sweeping civil rights legislation and a sea change in public opinion. The event, which will forever be remembered for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s stirring "I Have a Dream" speech, endures today as a symbol of unity and monumental impact.
Visit the Website: http://www.pbs.org/marchonwashington
Length: 56 minutes
- Monday, January 15th at 9:30 PM on KLRU