Pre-March on Miami commemorates March on Washington

  • Dr. Shirley Johnson recalls attending the March on Washington as a teenager. To commemorate the upcoming 50th Anniversary of the historic March on Washington, the A. Philip Randolph Institute, Miami-Dade Chapter and other Legacy Organizations joined with the 93rd Street Community Baptist Church to hold a special "Pre-March on Miami" on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • State, local officials and members of the congregation of 93rd Street Community Baptist Church walk behind the banner commemorate the historic March on Washington on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • State, local officials and members of the congregation of 93rd Street Community Baptist Church walk behind the banner commemorate the historic March on Washington on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • State, local officials and members of the congregation of 93rd Street Community Baptist Church walk behind the banner commemorate the historic March on Washington on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • State, local officials and members of the congregation of 93rd Street Community Baptist Church walk behind the banner commemorate the historic March on Washington on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013. CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF

  • From left, John Ragin, State Representive Cynthia Lovette McGill, Dr. Dorothy Bendross-Mindingall, of the Miami-Dade school board, and County Commissioner Audrey Edmonson walk with others in the "Pre-March on Miami." CARL JUSTE / MIAMI HERALD STAFF