Marchers Seek to Delay New Orleans Vote

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Rev. Jesse Jackson and Rev. Al Sharpton lead the march.

The Rev. Jesse Jackson and the Rev. Al Sharpton were among those who organized the march. Jeff Brady, NPR hide caption

itoggle caption Jeff Brady, NPR

Several thousand people turn out in New Orleans for a march and rally led by Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rev. Al Sharpton and others. They want a delay in local elections. Many New Orleans residents remain in far-off cities, displaced by Hurricane Katrina.



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