House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (sun glasses) of Calif.; Marc Morial president of the National Urban League; Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.); Rev. Al Sharpton, Martin Luther King, III, Rep., Bernice King and Adreienne King, among others start the march at the Lincoln Memorial during a rally to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, Saturday, Aug. 24. Tens of thousands of people marched to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial and down the National Mall on Saturday, to commemorate King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech, made Aug. 28, 1963, during the March on Washington, and pledging that his dream includes equality for gays, Latinos, the poor and the disabled.
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50th Anniversary March on Washington remembers dream