Today marks the 51st anniversary of the March on Washington.
“We must support the strong. We must give courage to the timid. We must remind the indifferent, and we must warn the opposed.” Civil Rights Leader Whitney Young spoke these words to some 250,000 attendants on this day in 1963 at the historic March on Washington.
The March@50 Google Hangouts: So, what did you think?
We’ve been talking to activists, educators, scholars and change agents as we examine the legacy of the March on Washington through a contemporary lens. Has America delivered on demands for Jobs, Freedom, Equal Education and Voting Rights all these decades later?
Pick a topic and join the conversation with PBS Black Culture Connection, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Dream Defenders, Economic Policy Institute, Talib Kweli and so many more. http://bit.ly/1c4uEjC