March on Washington MLK Iconic Button Series
On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 Americans came together in Washington, D.C., for one of the largest political rallies for human rights in United States history known as the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. At that rally, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered the historical “I Have a Dream” speech which became a defining moment in the growing struggle for civil rights in the United States.
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Martin Luther King, Jr., would go on to become memorialized as one of the greatest iconic civil rights figures in history. And even posthumously, he continues to be remembered throughout the world as more than just an icon but as a symbol of hope!