MLK.HousingSegregation.StAugustineFL.1964.AP

Dr. King encouraging a young marcher protesting racial segregation in housing in St. Augustine, Florida in 1964. He was arrested for organizing this peaceful demonstration, and was still in jail as Congress neared a climactic vote on the groundbreaking Civil Rights Bill after an epic 57-day filibuster. It finally passed, with a greater percentage of Republican votes than Democratic ones. (Associated Press)

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