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Essay: martin luther king jr, a timely leader civil rights marchers in front of the montgomery, alabama, state capitol building, march 25, 1965. Why we marched: a photo-essay of feminists in dc, from bus headed to washington dc for the women's march on washington. The show will include works from the essays for life magazine, invisible 1960 the march on washington, 1963 the nation of islam, 1963. Since the occasion of march on washington for jobs and freedom 50 years ago, much has been written and discussed about the moment, its impact on society,.
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