1. History: Bet You Didn't Know - March on Washington

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    History's "Bet You Didn't Know" web series focuses on some of history's little known facts. hscusa.tv provided full post production services for this episode about the March on Washington. http://www.history.com/topics/bet-you-didnt-know/videos#bet-you-didnt-know-march-on-washington Producer: Jaimie DeFina Graphics: Autumn Neal, Nick Hoefly, Elliot Lobell, Matt Brown, Mike Grech, and Mike O'Reilly Audio Mix: Hans Erik Erickson

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    • I have a dream – Martin Luther King – The March on Washington

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      The 28 of August is the 50th Anniversary of the "I have a dream" speech of Martin Luther King. This film about the March on Washington is edited from our HD stock footage and dedicated to Martin Luther King – one of the greatest political leaders of 20th century. More than 250.000 participants made the March on Washington to the greatest demonstration for civil rights and freedom that America had ever seen so far. The stock footage has been shot on 16mm film and transferred to HD by Framepool. Read more: http://blog.framepool.com/2013/07/i-have-a-dream-hd-footage-clips-about-the-march-on-washington/ HD stock footage clps of the March On Washington are available for licensing at Framepool: http://www.framepool.com/en/search/march+on+washington/4913893777529076927/ Blog: http://blog.framepool.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/framepool Facebook: http://facebook.com/framepool

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      • Let Freedom Ring

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        A Call To Action during the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington. (c)2013. All Rights Reserved. Credits: Created by Andre Hickman www.andrehickman.com youtube.com/andrehickmancreative Music Production by Djuan Coleon For Holy Hip Hop productions Release courtesy of The King Estate

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        • John Lewis Marches On

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          Two icons of the 60's civil rights era -- Bill Moyers and Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) -- meet to share experiences and revelations about the momentous March on Washington which they both attended 50 years ago. At 23, Lewis had just been named to lead the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and was the youngest and most defiant of the featured speakers.

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          • Martin Luther King Tribute: Earth Changes

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            Artist Beth Pewther seeks a permanent home for her 1969 mural tribute to Martin Luther King, which has been shown in several places throughout the U.S.A Video contains an interview with the artist as well as excerpts from King's "We Shall Overcome" speech.

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            • Moyers Moments: Rep. John Lewis on Criticisms of “I Have a Dream” Speech

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              In this clip, Lewis talks about the last time he saw King as he prepared for the Poor People’s Campaign, but begins by talking about the “uncalled for” criticisms of King’s famous speech. (From "Moyers & Company," July 26, 2013)

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              • UAW Local 2209 Rally in DC

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                Saturday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. Video by Swikar Patel for The Journal Gazette

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                • Interviews: 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

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                  My family and I went to Washington, D.C. for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington on August 24, 2013. I decided to interview people while I was there because I am really interested in civil rights and wanted to know why people came to the march. All together I interviewed 18 people. This film is a collection of my favorite interviews. I was looking for people who were to the point and who offered unique opinions of why they came. ~Henry

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                  • Danny Glover reads John Lewis's Original Text of Speech at the Lincoln Memorial (August 28, 1963)

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                    Danny Glover reads from Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove's book Voices of a People's History of the United States, October 5, 2005, at the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center George and Sakaye Aratani Japan America Theatre, Los Angeles, California. For more information, visit: http://www.peopleshistory.us.

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                    • NewsHour Interview with Obama: No Decision on Syria, Taking Action on Voting Rights

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                      President Barack Obama said he had not yet made his decision regarding a U.S. strike on Syria during an interview with PBS NewsHour senior correspondents Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill. The president said that Syrian president Bashar al-Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons would factor into his calculation and he warned that the Assad regime should be held accountable. Mr. Obama spoke to the NewsHour on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous "I Have a Dream" speech where he reflected on the challenges Americans still face today in the form of jobs, health care and education. In the interview, the president also vowed to take steps to ensure voting rights for all Americans.

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