Milwaukee PBS Specials

For Jobs and Freedom: A Black Nouveau Special

Special | 27m 15s | Video has closed captioning.

On August 28, 1963, roughly 250,000 Americans participated in the "Great March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom." Organized by labor and social activists A. Philip Randolph and Bayard Rustin, the event brought together major Civil Rights Organizations, Labor Unions, religious leaders, and ordinary citizens.

Aired: 10/12/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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