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... of Negro citizens of Alabama were treated. ... a resolution the day after "Bloody Sunday", warning,.

Selma, Alabama, (Bloody Sunday, March 7, 1965) | The Black Past ...


Between 1961 and 1964, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee ( SNCC) had led a voting registration campaign in Selma, the seat of Dallas County, ...

March 7, 1965 – “Bloody Sunday” in Selma, Alabama | Rhapsody in ...


Mar 7, 2009 ... On Sunday March 7, 1965 about six hundred people led by John Lewis and Hosea Williams began a fifty-four mile march from Selma, Alabama ...

Selma to Montgomery March - Black History - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Selma to Montgomery March, including videos, interesting articles, ... Bloody Sunday 5min ... A group of 600 people set out on Sunday, March 7, but didn't get far before Alabama state troopers wielding whips,  ...

Today in History - March 7 | Library of Congress


Daniel Webster | First March From Selma. ... photographer, Selma, Alabama, March 7, 1965. photo courtesy of Representative John Lewis. ... AME Church to the foot of the Pettus bridge and into the event soon known as “Bloody Sunday.”.

Revisiting Selma, Alabama, 50 years after Bloody Sunday | MSNBC


Mar 7, 2015 ... SELMA, Alabama— It has been 50 years since that terrible day when state troopers savagely attacked hundreds of African-Americans who ...

John Lewis - March from Selma to Montgomery, "Bloody Sunday,"


In 1965, at the height of the modern civil rights movement, activists organized a march for voting rights, from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery, the state capital.

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Jan 23, 2014 ... Bloody Sunday march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama ( March 7, 1965) Annual Bridge Crossing Jubilee ...
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Feb 24, 2013 ... Bloody Sunday in Selma Alabama ... John Lewis Remembers Police Attack on Bloody Sunday in Selma 50 Years Ago - Duration: 6:50.

Selma to Montgomery March (1965)


The campaign in Selma and nearby Marion, Alabama, progressed with mass arrests ... Television coverage of ''Bloody Sunday,'' as the event became known, ...

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We Shall Overcome -- Selma-to-Montgomery March


The Edmund Pettus Bridge, Selma, Alabama ... On "Bloody Sunday," March 7, 1965, some 600 civil rights marchers headed east out of Selma on U.S. Route 80.

Remembering Selma'sBloody Sunday” - History in the Headlines


Mar 6, 2015 ... On the anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” look back at the assault on civil rights marchers in Selma, Alabama, that led to the Voting Rights Act.

50 years after 'Bloody Sunday,' see photos of Selma then and now ...


Mar 7, 2015 ... Thousands descended on Selma, Alabama on Saturday to commemorate the 50th anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” a now infamous day in ...