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View Memories of The March on Washington

Participants of the original March on Washington share memories of that day, In commemoration of the 50th anniversary. Clarence Edwards – Marcher   Patrick Ellis – Student Volunteer, Currently Sr. Producer at W...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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The Women Who Make America: From All Points of View

When you think of the Women’s Rights Movement in the United States, what iconic images come to mind? How about Rosie the Riveter? She’s strong, she’s capable and she’s ready to take on the job of any man...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Civil Rights Icon Rosa Parks Immortalized With Statue at U.S. Capitol

A statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks was unveiled in the U.S. Capitol’s Statuary Hall. Parks was the first woman and only the second African-American to lie in state in the rotunda after she died in 2005. Gwen Ifill r...
by Michael Cadenhead