1963 March on Washington http://www.kplu.org en Fifty Years after 1963 March in D.C., One Woman Remembers http://www.kplu.org/post/fifty-years-after-1963-march-dc-one-woman-remembers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Later this month marks the </span>50th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> anniversary of a watershed in American civil rights history. That’s when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and gave his “I have a dream” speech.</span></p><p>Tomorrow, the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists is organizing <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/208132129342937/" target="_blank">a march in Seattle</a> to commemorate the 1963 March on Washington. For one woman who grew up in Seattle, the memory is still fresh.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 9645 at http://www.kplu.org Fifty Years after 1963 March in D.C., One Woman Remembers