Young people seek leading roles in the 50th anniversary March on Washington

  • by: SHAQUILLE BREWSTER , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 26, 2013 - 2:40 AM

WASHINGTON — Mary-Pat Hector of Atlanta was operating much like a 1960s civil rights activist as she laid plans for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. She was constantly on the phone as she confirmed event details, tweaked the draft of the speech she gave at Saturday's rally at the Lincoln Memorial and prepared for a presentation.

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