They Were There: Jesse Jackson

NPR's Tavis Smiley talks with Jesse Jackson about the March on Washington, which took place 40 years ago today. As part of our week-long "They Were There" series, Rev. Jackson talks about the significance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s speech and places it in historical context.

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