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Civil Rights / March on Washington / 50th Anniversary #1052832

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Aug 24, 2013
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(Studio: Don Lemon) Report introduced.

(Washington: Chris Lawrence) The march in Washington today to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King's “I Have a Dream" speech reviewed; scenes shown. [Rainbow Push Coalition president Rev. Jesse JACKSON†; Attorney General Eric HOLDER†; Newark, New Jersey Mayor Cory BOOKER†; Representative John LEWIS†; King’s children Martin Luther KING III†, Bernice KING†- speak.]

(Studio: Don Lemon) Live discussion held with National Urban League president Marc Morial† about today’s African American leaders. [From Washington, MORIAL – says Dr. King is irreplaceable as a singular personality; says we have many who King has influenced & inspired; comments on the speeches by Lewis, Myrlie Evers-Williams†† & Rev. Al Sharpton; talks about his 21st Century Agenda for Jobs and Freedom; suggests Sharpton was referencing the need to confront self-negativity and self-genocide.]

Lemon, Don;
Lawrence, Chris

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