Revisiting Martin Luther King’s 1963 Dream speech

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As people gather today to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, we look at images from that event in 1963 and from tumultuous times during the civil rights movement. King’s pivotal speech addressing racism in this country was a crucial event in the history of civil rights and one that will always be remembered, not just on this milestone anniversary. -Leanne Burden Seidel ( 20 photos total)

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The 11th St Bridge Illustrations By Ed Estes

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The 11th St Bridge Illustrations By Ed Estes

11th Street Bridge Park Receives Matching Gift | THEARC

Illustrations by Ed Estes with the DC Office of Planning

The 11th Street Bridge Park has very exciting news to share regarding efforts to create DCs first elevated park over the Anacsotia River! Earlier this month the 11th Street Bridge Park received a $100,000 gift to support our nation-wide design competition, lead an economic development analysis and implement a health impact assessment. Now every donation will be matched dollar for dollar up to $100,000. To learn more about the project or make a donation, click here. Additional support can assist in funding the upcoming 11th Street Bridge Park design competition, a new civic space for active recreation, environmental education and the arts!

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Glassless Bottles: Ice Beverage Containers Keep Cola Cool

No amount of insulation can hope to keep your beverage quite as cold as a bottle made entirely out of ice, as found in this limited-edition container design from a marketing firm working for Coca Cola.

via Glassless Bottles: Ice Beverage Containers Keep Cola Cool | WebUrbanist.