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S1 • E7America in BlackMarch on Washington 60 Years Later
Activists discuss sexism in the Civil Rights Movement, George Raveling explains how he got the original "I Have a Dream" transcript, and Rep. Justin Pearson shares his hopes for the future.
Democratic and Republican Lawmakers Clash in Congress Over D.C. Statehood Legislation
Legislators debated making Washington D.C. the 51st state.
Syria Debate Raises D.C. Statehood Concerns
The citizens of D.C. pay taxes and serve in the military but have no say in Congress.
Living the Dream: Eleanor Holmes Norton
The D.C. representative helped plan the 1963 march.
The March on Washington Aims to Spark a New Civil Rights Movement
Anniversary march a call to action to preserve civil rights.
Trayvon Martin's Father Makes Congressional Appeal
Black men receive attention from Congress.
Black Lawmakers to Host First Hearing on the Status of Black Males
The hearing will explore challenges faced by men and boys.