The Arkansas Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission announced plans for a March on Little Rock event to commemorate the anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington and the Poor People’s Campaign in 1968.
A pre-march rally will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28, beginning at 8:30 a.m. on the steps of the Pulaski County Courthouse. The rally will be followed by a march to the Arkansas State Capitol, where an official commemoration will be held. In addition, members of the Arkansas MLK Commission will attend the national March on Washington anniversary event in Washington, D.C.
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