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<p>From left: Sabrina Fulton, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., National Urban League President Marc Morial, Congressman John Lewis, Rev. Al Sharpton, Martin Luther King III, his wife Arndrea and daughter Yolanda, Washington City Mayor Vincent C. Gray and Rev. Jesse Jackson (behind MLK III) start the Anniversary March on Washington at Lincoln Memorial in Washington on Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington at the memorial on Aug. 28, 1963, where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. presented his I Have a Dream speech during the March on Washington.</p>

From left: Sabrina Fulton, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., National Urban League President Marc Morial, Congressman John Lewis, Rev. Al Sharpton, Martin Luther King III, his wife Arndrea and daughter Yolanda, Washington City Mayor Vincent C. Gray and Rev. Jesse Jackson (behind MLK III) start the Anniversary March on Washington at Lincoln Memorial in Washington on Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington at the memorial on Aug. 28, 1963, where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. presented his I Have a Dream speech during the March on Washington.

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