Thousands commemorate March on Washington

Published On: Aug 24 2013 04:54:53 PM CDT   Updated On: Aug 28 2013 09:09:51 AM CDT

Thousands of people are gathering in Washington, D.C., today to mark the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. Take a look at the activity in the capital leading up to today's anniversary.

Crowds at Lincoln Memorial - March on Washington
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While paying tribute to those who fought for racial equality 50 years ago, speakers said this generation’s civil rights movement should include equal rights for gays, and the fight against poverty and gun violence.

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