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Remembering Bloody Sunday 1965, Selma Alabama

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 08/03/2021 - 9:27am in

Today we commemorate Bloody Sunday. Linda Blackmon Lowry, the youngest marcher, was beaten so badly by cops on the Pettus Bridge that she was put in a hearse, presumed dead. She took me over the bridge with her fellow marchers from 1965, Marcia Edwards and Sen. Hank Sanders. Knowing the danger, Martin Luther King asked a congregation in Selma, “Who will walk with me?” Today, I met with our attorneys on the suits we are re-invigorating in Georgia and beyond. So, I have to ask ... READ MORE