Metro Detroiters take part in 50th anniversary march - Fox 2 News Headlines

Metro Detroiters take part in 50th anniversary of March on Washington

Posted: Updated:
WASHINGTON (WJBK) -

Saturday marked the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. Metro Detroiters were among the tens of thousands of people who took part in the commemorative event.

Click on the video player to watch Alexis Wiley's report.

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech was an iconic moment that changed the course of our nation and created opportunities for millions of Americans. Now, 50 years later, thousands stood on the same mall where King delivered his courageous message. There were plenty of Detroiters in the crowd including the Rev. Charles Williams of the Historic King Solomon Baptist Church and the National Action Network.

Powered by WorldNow

WJBK-TV | Fox 2
16550 West Nine Mile Rd.
Southfield, MI 48075

Main Station: (248) 557-2000
Newsroom: (248) 552-5103

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices