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PBS is marking the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington around the country.

In addition to new programs The March, The March@50 and Memories of The March, each of the features below is a window into a film or program from trusted PBS Producers and Stations about the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. 

New titles will be released daily during the March on Washington Anniversary Week. Get started now. Explore the March with PBS.


Go beyond the March. Be inspired by the events and people that influenced the African American Civil Rights Movement. 

Special Collection: The Civil Rights Movement

Special Collection: The Civil Rights Movement

Revisit a transformational period in American History: The Civil Rights Movement.

Feature Film: The Barber of Birmingham

Feature Film: The Barber of Birmingham

Civil rights veteran James Armstrong experiences the fulfillment of an unimaginable dream.

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Johnnie Turner

Rep. Johnnie Turner serves in 108th TN Gen Assembly for Dist 85 and is a retired educator.


Joan Nelson

Joan Nelson is a retired Broadcaster and an African American historian.


The Digital March

Join a full day of special online events and activities, featuring local participants and community leaders.

When: August 28, 2013

Who: Ms. Joan Nelson will answer questions during an online chat during a 1:00 p.m. panel discussion. Representative Turner will be participating at 5:00 p.m.

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