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Selma March

  • Originally published 03/06/2015

    From Selma to Black Power

    Benjamin Hedin

    Only a few miles away from where the legendary march began, a new phase of civil-rights activism gathered momentum.

  • Originally published 03/05/2015

    The Riot That Sparked the Selma March

    Gary May

    The racist violence in Selma, Alabama, 50 years ago lives in history as ‘‘Bloody Sunday,’’ but do not forget the February night of vigilantism in Marion that inspired the Selma March.

  • Originally published 01/16/2015

    What Happened in Selma?

    Alan Singer

    As a result of the focus on King, two of the civil rights movement's more powerful vignettes, both covered in the documentary Eyes on the Prize, are left out of the movie.