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VIDEO: Area youth discuss the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

Posted by Patrick Rosso  August 29, 2013 03:15 PM

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(Patrick D. Rosso/Boston.com/2013)


In Video: Youth discussed what the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington meant to them.


Young people from Roxbury, Dorchester, and Mattapan came to Hibernian Hall in Roxbury Wednesday night to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington.

Dubbed the Roxbury Dream Festival and organized by Teen Empowerment, a youth advocacy non-profit, those in attendance reflected on what the anniversary and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s famed “I Have a Dream” speech meant to them and their communities.

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