By Oswald Sobrino, J.D.; M.A. (Econ.); M.A. (Theo.); M.L. (Master of Latin), doctoral student, University of Florida.

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Memories of the 1963 Civil Rights March in D.C.

Here is an excerpt from a New York Times article by an African-American participant describing the crowds that day:

“It was just like ants,” he said. “I was struck by the nuns, and the priests in their white collars. It wasn’t just black people. It was like all of America was there.”

Source link: N.Y. Times.

(Image from civil rights era; possibly from 1963 D.C. March; fair use license)