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- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- Demonstrators in Selma mark 30th anniversary of march across Edmund Pettus Bridge. // Jet;3/27/95, Vol. 87 Issue 20, p22
Informs about march across Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, on the 30th anniversary of the voting rights march on March 7, 1965. History of the march; Views of Rev. Joseph Lowery, president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, on voting rights for Blacks; Reasons for the march.
- About 1,000 people. MacLachlan, Suzanne L.; Nordahl, Peter E. // Christian Science Monitor;3/13/95, Vol. 87 Issue 73, p2
Reports the voting-rights march in Alabama to mark the 30th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery march.