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 in Selma, Alabama. The horrific events of “Bloody Sunday” and.... Read More