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LA activist recalls March on Washington era as hopeful, turbulent

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Buttons collected by Zelde Malevitz when she attended the March on Washington that she still keeps in her jewelry box at her home in Los Angeles. Corey Moore/KPCC

 The 'March on Washington' was key moment in the civil rights movement. But it also inspired many to become active in other issues.

KPCC's Corey Moore spoke with a woman who remembers how her trip to the nation's capital inspired her to work for others.

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