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'I Have a Dream': Then and Now

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In this combination of Associated Press file photos, at left, the top of the Washington Monument and part of a U.S. flag are reflected in the sunglasses of Austin Clinton Brown, 9, of Gainesville, Fla., during the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963; and at right, Claudia Hanes, from Kentucky, takes part in a rally to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 march, at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, right. Tens of thousands of people marched toward the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, commemorating the 50th anniversary of King's famous speech and pledging that his dream includes equality for gays, Latinos, the poor and the disabled.

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In this combination of Associated Press file photos, at top, civil rights protestors march down Constitution Avenue carrying placards during the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963; and at bottom, people rally at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 march Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963.

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In this combination of Associated Press file photos, at top, a group of demonstrators pose for a photo at the Lincoln Memorial in during the Aug. 28, 1963 March on Washington; and at bottom, the Rev. Al Sharpton, center, arm-in-arm with Congressman John Lewis, lining up with Martin Luther King III, third from right, Andrea King, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, second from left, after the rally at the Lincoln Memorial, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the 1963 march, Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013. From the steps where King stood, orators spoke Saturday of promises yet unfulfilled in areas like voting rights, gun violence, economic inequality and equal protection under the law.

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In this combination of Associated Press file photos, at top, a large crowd marches for civil rights in Washington on Aug. 28, 1963; and at bottom, demonstrators march toward the Martin Luther King Junior Memorial during a rally to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 march on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013. Aging veterans of the original March on Washington gathered with younger generations Saturday amassing a crowd that, in contrast, was more female, more Hispanic, and more diverse by sexual orientation than in 1963.

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In this combination of Associated Press file photos, at left, a mass of demonstrators leaves the Washington Monument for the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963; and at right, people line the Reflecting Pool as they attend a rally to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 march on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, in Washington. Fifty years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. offered a transcendent vision of racial harmony for America's future with his "I Have a Dream" speech, tens of thousands gathered where he spoke Saturday to hear leaders tell them that while much has been attained, much remains unfinished.

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