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Thousands attend Palo Alto 'Dream' celebration

Original post made on Aug 27, 2013

Singing songs of freedom and a rousing rendition of the civil rights song "We Shall Overcome," thousands of people linked arms and celebrated the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech in Palo Alto on Monday night, Aug. 26.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, August 27, 2013, 9:56 AM

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Posted by Josh
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on Aug 27, 2013 at 10:36 am

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Posted by Fred Balin
a resident of College Terrace
on Aug 27, 2013 at 5:17 pm

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Wonderful event, great venue, perfect timing, and oh, those voices.
Thank you all.


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Posted by Jackie
a resident of Greenmeadow
on Aug 27, 2013 at 10:49 pm

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This was a fabulous event. A very special THANKS to Jim Baer!


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