President Barack Obama speaks during the Let Freedom Ring Commemoration and Call to Action to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.

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Members of the King family along with Oprah Winfrey, former President Bill Clinton, former President Jimmy Carter and more joined President Obama in commemorating the historic moment.

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Aug, 28, 2013

Today marked the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, a historic moment in the Civil Right Movement.

And once again, the Washington Monument was filled with thousands of people uniting to spread a smiliar message of hope and equality—this time, not just for African Americans, but for people of all walks of life.

See speeches from Jamie Foxx, Hill Harper, former President Bill Clinton, Myrlie Evers-Williams and more. Click play to relive this historic moment in its entirety above.