When Civil Rights Became Hollywood’s Cause Celebre

Carl Cannon, RealClearPolitics
Fifty-five years ago today, an impressive collection of Hollywood stars made their way back to Los Angeles. These A-listers had come to the nation’s capital in support of civil rights. At the March on Washington, some had performed songs, others had given interviews, and all had listened to Martin Luther King Jr. and the other speakers on the National Mall.

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