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Smithsonian commemorates 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s final crusade in "City of Hope" exhibition

The Smithsonian?s National Museum of African American History and Culture commemorates the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.?s final human rights crusade in a new exhibition on the ?Poor People?s Campaign,? a multicultural coalition that began in 1968 to end poverty. The exhibition, ?City of Hope: Resurrection City & the 1968 Poor People?s Campaign,? features rare archival film and new oral histories with people who helped organize the campaign including Marian Wright Edelman and Andrew Young.
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