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Photos From March On Washington

Laylah Pope, 5, poses at the foot of Lincoln's statue with her sign. She is from Detroit and was with her grandmother. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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Laylah Pope, 5, poses at the foot of Lincoln's statue with her sign. She is from Detroit and was with her grandmother.

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Thousands of people descended on Washington, D.C. yesterday for the March on Washigton demanding racial equality and criminal justice reform.

Here are some scenes as captured by photographers Dee Dwyer, André Chung and Tyrone Turner.

People demonstrate at the march. Dee Dwyer/DCist for NPR hide caption

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People demonstrate at the march.

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Nubia (no last name given) of New York, came for the 57th Anniversary March. André Chung for NPR hide caption

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Nubia (no last name given) of New York, came for the 57th Anniversary March.

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Julian Mack from Toledo, OH sings a song about loving being Black at the Martin Luther King Jr. monument. He is a candidate for city council in Toledo. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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Julian Mack from Toledo, OH sings a song about loving being Black at the Martin Luther King Jr. monument. He is a candidate for city council in Toledo.

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Wesley Smith with BLMIVINC in Imperial, CA, braids his daughter's hair. Her name is Amanda Smith, 19. André Chung for NPR hide caption

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Wesley Smith with BLMIVINC in Imperial, CA, braids his daughter's hair. Her name is Amanda Smith, 19.

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From left, sisters Xji-Anne Hudson, Tsa-Qhura Hudson and Jasmine Rivera came from Albany, NY, to participate in the March. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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Attendees of the march try to cool off with fans. Dee Dwyer/DCist for NPR hide caption

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The view from the Lincoln Memorial looking out over the thousands of people who attended the March. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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The view from the Lincoln Memorial looking out over the thousands of people who attended the March.

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Poetry Pool of Baltimore, MD, holds a flag as she stands in the reflecting pool. She walked to Washington, D.C. from Baltimore with 10 people from her organization A.A.D. It took them 2 days. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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Kalu Abosi, left, and Josh Cobb, both of St. Paul, Minn., listen to the program. André Chung for NPR hide caption

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Kalu Abosi, left, and Josh Cobb, both of St. Paul, Minn., listen to the program.

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Thousands of people marched from the Lincoln Memorial to the Martin Luther King Jr. monument. . Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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Thousands of people marched from the Lincoln Memorial to the Martin Luther King Jr. monument. .

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Left, Kaitlin Bryant is Miss Black Alabama International Ambassador 2020- 23-years-old. Right, Bryhana Johnson is Miss Black Tennessee International Ambassador 2020, 26-years-old. Tyrone Turner/WAMU hide caption

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A musician plays a tune at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial after the official program. André Chung for NPR hide caption

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A musician plays a tune at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial after the official program.

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