In the Reflecting Pool: The March on Washington and the Diminishing Space for Public Protest

August 2013
BAGnewsNotes;8/26/2013, p1
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The article presents the author's views on several photographs of the March on Washington in 1963 in Washington, D.C. and of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the demonstration. He states that in the original demonstration in 1963 and in 1983, people were allowed to access the pool wherein they lobbied for civil rights. However, he adds that in the 2013 celebrations people were penned in which highlighted the change in public assembly and expression.


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