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Closing the evening with "People Get Ready," performed by Harlem's Impact Repertory Theater. #CBScivilrights
If there's a similar gathering 50 years from tonight, what will be the questions & answers. -- @bobschieffer #CBScivilrights
"I don't think the human heart & the human being will ever overcome a relationship to race prejudice." -- @harrybelafonte #CBSCivilRights
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"The truth is, we need to be suing Congress." -- @WhoopiGoldberg at #CBScivilrights. Watch live here:
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What fails us today is our language… we don't have a language of hope. -- @taylorbranch at #CBScivilrights
"I hear people say nothing has changed and I say, 'Come walk in my shoes.'" -- @repjohnlewis at #CBScivilrights
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Will race always matter? 76% of you say yes so far. Join the vote here: #CBScivilrights