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Annual MLK Day March held in downtown St. Louis

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People march in the annual MLK Day Parade in downtown St. Louis. Credit: KMOV People march in the annual MLK Day Parade in downtown St. Louis. Credit: KMOV
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Marchers took over Market Street in downtown St. Louis Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

The annual march drew a diverse crowd as people came together in sharing of a common goal. Shonia Shipp-Scaife and her family have been taking part in the march for eight years and say their goal is simple.

“Bringing everyone together without violence, no foolishness, bringing everyone together at once,” said Shipp-Scaife.

As President-elect Donald Trump’s approaches, many at the march said they are open-minded about Trump’s presidency, and hoping and praying for the best.

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