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Jamie Foxx

The celebration continued this week in Washington, DC.

julian-forest whitaker-50th anniversary march on washington 2013-the jasmine brandFive decades after the historic March on Washington, DC area residents, tourists and celebs gathered for the 50th anniversary ceremony in Washington.

The first part of the celebration took place this weekend, while today’s celebration had more celebrity faces and speeches. President Obama took to the podium, with actor Jamie Foxx and media mogul Oprah Winfrey leaving lasting impressions with their respective speeches.

Soulful performances included: The Winans brothers, Heather Headley, and a few others.

Check a few candid photos.

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Former President Clinton, Oprah, Former President Carter

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Oprah and Rev. Al Sharpton