... of Negro citizens of Alabama were treated. ... a resolution the day after "Bloody Sunday", warning,.
Between 1961 and 1964, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee ( SNCC) had led a voting registration campaign in Selma, the seat of Dallas County, ...
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.
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.
Mar 5, 2017 ... Marches cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge over the Alabama River in Selma on Sunday during the annual re-enactment of the 'Bloody Sunday' ...
May 1, 2017 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts on the 1965 Selma to Montgomery March in Alabama, ... as they attempted to march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery, Alabama, ... Since that time, March 7th has been known as "Bloody Sunday.".
The campaign in Selma and nearby Marion, Alabama, progressed with mass arrests ... Television coverage of ''Bloody Sunday,'' as the event became known, ...
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.