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<p>SALUTE TO A SOLDIER:  Wilson (l) stands with the Rev. Joseph Lowery (seated in chair), a time-tested civil rights leaders who attended the 1963 march and founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference [SCLC] along with Dr. King.</p>

SALUTE TO A SOLDIER: Wilson (l) stands with the Rev. Joseph Lowery (seated in chair), a time-tested civil rights leaders who attended the 1963 march and founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference [SCLC] along with Dr. King.

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Wilson joins civil rights icon at D.C. march

Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (FL-24) and tens of thousands of people gathered at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. last Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his famous and inspirational speech, “I Have a Dream.” Wilson recalled how she felt 50 years as she listened to now iconic civil rights leaders call for freedom, justice, equality and jobs.