The Influence Of The March On Washington

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Nice response Adriana! The March on Washington was such a historical moment, especially with Martin Luther King Jr 's speech still being talked about in classrooms today. The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom really revealed not only that goals in the Emancipation Proclamation had been unmet, but also that there were very high levels of African American unemployment with minimal wages at the time. It 's not hard to see why the March was so successful and why it pushed JFK to begin a strong federal civil rights bill in
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