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- REMEMBERING BLOODY SUNDAY. // Jet;3/24/2008, Vol. 113 Issue 11, p10
A photograph is presented of the participants of the remembrance event for the 43rd anniversary of the march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.
- Selma, 20 Years Later. Fitts, Alston // America;5/25/1985, Vol. 152 Issue 20, p423
The article provides information on the 20th anniversary of the "Bloody Sunday" in Selma, Alabama and the Voting Rights Bill. The event recalls that on March 9, 1965 horsemen wielding whips and clubs reportedly pursued black marchers from the Edmund Pettus Bridge, leading to the passage of the...
- 50,000 MARCH ON MONTGOMERY. BOOKER, SIMEON // Ebony;May1965, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p46
The article presents information on the historic Freedom March from Selma to Montgomery in Alabama on March 7, 1965. Some 50,000 people participated in the biggest protest demanding equal civil rights to the blacks along with the whites. The march was led by black freedom fighter and icon Martin...
- Living the Dream. Major, Naomi // American Photo;Sep/Oct2012, p76
The article focuses on the American photographer Bruce Davidson with special attention paid to his experiences in the American South, where he went to document the conflict between blacks and whites. An overview of the events during the Selma marches in 1965 is also made. Davidson believes that...
- Selma For Students: Making the Dream Real For A New Generation. Graves Sr., Earl G. // Black Enterprise;Feb2015, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p8
The article discusses the Selma for Students initiative which aims to encourage U.S. student to watch "Selma," a film directed by Ava DuVernay about the 1965 voting rights marches from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery. Topics discussed include the view that African American historical events hardly...
- Hailing March's Legacy. // Jet;3/23/2009, Vol. 115 Issue 9, p3
The article presents a quotation from Eric Holder, the U.S. Attorney General, in regards to the 44th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery Civil Rights March.
- Civil rights historian to speak at Beth Or. // Southern Jewish Life;Mar2015, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p6
The article states that civil rights historian J. Mills Thornton will speak at the Temple Beth Or synagogue in Montgomery, Alabama on March 19, 2015 in conjunction with events celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery march.
- Dr. King, Non-Violence, And U.S. Policy Today. Clark, Ramsey // Executive Intelligence Review;1/23/2015, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p20
The article presents a speech by Ramsey Clark, former Attorney General of the U.S., delivered at the at the Schiller Institute's Martin Luther King Weekend Conference held at New York City's Riverside Church on January 17, 2015. Topics of the speech included his duty in 1965 which ensure the...
- From Selma to Montgomery: The Long March to Freedom. PONTON III, DAVID // Journal of Southern History;May2015, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p542
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