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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Avoice in Action – Rep. John Lewis (GA)

The March on Washington has been credited as the landmark event that led to the passage of Civil Rights legislation. This year marks the 50th anniversary of this significant time in history that catapulted the issue of civil and economic inequities against African-Americans to the forefront. The interview features the only living main speaker from the March on Washington, Rep. John Lewis (GA). Listen to his remarks as he reflects on the movement with journalist Joe Madison. Avoice is deeply committed to capturing and preserving this historic moment in our nation’s history and we salute all those who have fought and continue to fight for civil rights.

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