SELMA: 50 Years Later

    This blog originally appeared on The National Black Justice Coalition’s blog.

    We Honor Our Past & Embrace Our Present Movements for Justice 9a5dfe68-29a5-4eff-a4d3-6da471526648 At podium: Harry Belfonte, Folk Trio Peter, Paul and Mary
    To the left of the podium: Bayard Rustin, A. Phillip Randolph, John Lewis, Coretta Scott King
    Location: Alabama State Capitol, Montgomery, AL (March 25,1965)
    Photo Credit: Ray Ariatti | Photo Courtesy: Walter Naegle

    On March 7, 2015, President Obama lead the nation and world in commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday┬áin Selma, Alabama. The horrific events of “Bloody Sunday”.... Read More