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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Martin Luther King Jr. addresses a crowd from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial where he delivered his famous, “I Have a Dream,” speech during the Aug. 28, 1963, March on Washington, D.C. (U.S. Department of Defense/Wikimedia Commons)

As Syrian Conflict Enters New Phase, Possibilities for a U.S. Intervention | Roundtable: The March on Washington & Future of the Civil Rights Movement | Fires Continue To Rage Around Yosemite National Park | The Film Industry is Leaving Hollywood Behind | New Report Shows Ohio Police Secretly Use Facial Recognition Technology | 50 Years After the March on Washington, A Look At Dreams for the Next 50 Years

Infographic: American Attitudes on Civil Rights

As part of our series on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and the future of the civil rights movement, The Takeaway partnered with YouGov to conduct a survey that highl...

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Roundtable: The March on Washington & The Future of the Civil Rights Movement

Joining The Takeaway to discuss the future of the civil rights movement and what can be done to accomplish the objectives of the March on Washington, which took place 50 years ago to...

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As Syrian Conflict Enters New Phase, Possibilities for a U.S. Intervention

What exactly would a U.S. response in Syria entail remains unclear. Ambassador Kurt Volker, former United States Permanent Representative to NATO, and Phyllis E. Oakley, former U.S. A...

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Fires Continue To Rage At Yosemite National Park

The seventh largest fire in California history, covering over 280 square miles, rages on. Groveland, CA resident Christina Wilkinson manages a Facebook page for locals that has served...

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The Film Industry is Leaving Hollywood Behind

The city of lights is losing its glow as the film industry in Los Angeles continues to shrink. In an attempt to bring back Hollywood, newly elected Mayor Eric Garcetti has promised to...

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New Report Shows Ohio Police Secretly Use Facial Recognition Technology

The Cincinnati Enquirer has revealed that Ohio’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation has used facial recognition technology to match drivers license photos and surveillance footage for m...

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50 Years After the March on Washington, A Look At Dreams for the Next 50 Years

On this 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, we turn an eye toward the future of the civil rights movement and the dreams of this generation of activists.

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