Watch live stream video online of the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington commemoration ceremony on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC where Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered the “I Have a Dream” speech. President Barack Obama is among the speakers at the “Let Freedom Ring” commemoration. See it in real time starting at 1 p.m. ET. More details, including the schedule, the full line-up of speakers and participants and the embedded live web-feed video player are below.
UPDATE: Replay video is below.
To watch President Obama’s speech and see the transcript click here.
The embedded live video player above uses Adobe Flash. If not enabled on your mobile phone or tablet, check out the free CNN for iPhone and iPad app and the Android app here or the C-SPAN for iPhone and iPad app, and Android app; details here. The Webcast of the ceremony begins at 1 p.m. EDT (GMT/UTC – 4). With World Clock you will be able to get the equivalent time in your time zone on August 28 or August 29 accordingly. Television coverage will be on news cable channels C-SPAN, CNN, and MSNBC. There will also be live radio and audio stream on NPR.
The line-up of speakers at the Let Freedom Ring commemoration includes President Barack Obama. There will be a bell ringing ceremony at 3 p.m. ET to commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream Speech.” A detailed schedule — with photos and map — of the March on Washington, which starts at 9:30 a.m. ET retracing the original 1963 march for Jobs and Justice can be seen here. The commemorative march starts at 600 New Jersey Avenue and ends at the Lincoln Memorial at the National Mall.
Watch a video preview below.
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